WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
am•ble /ˈæmbəl/USA pronunciation v., -bled, -bling,n. 

v. [no object]
  • to go at a slow, easy pace;
    stroll;
    saunter:She ambled along the seashore.

  • n. [countable]
  • an ambling pace or slow, easy walk.
  • am•bler,n. [countable]See -ambl-.


    Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

    amble /ˈæmbəl/ vb (intransitive)
    1. to walk at a leisurely relaxed pace
    2. (of a horse) to move slowly, lifting both legs on one side together
    3. to ride a horse at an amble or leisurely pace
    n
    1. a leisurely motion in walking
    2. a leisurely walk
    3. the ambling gait of a horse
    Etymology: 14th Century: from Old French ambler, from Latin ambulāre to walk



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