perambulate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To walk through.
    • To examine (a place) by foot.
    • To walk-through or higher; specifically, traveling over for the intended purpose of surveying or examining; to check by traversing; specifically, to check formally the boundaries of, since a town or parish, by-walking over the whole range.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To stroll about; roam or stroll.
    • To stroll about; to ramble; to walk.
  • verb:
    • To stroll about, wander or stroll.
    • To inspect (an area) by walking.
    • make an official evaluation by foot of (the bounds of a residential property)
    • walk with no specific objective
  • others:
    • To walk through, about, or higher.
    • To survey while moving through; traverse and analyze; review the boundaries of: as, to perambulate a parish or its boundaries.
    • To stroll, or go about.
    • becoming carried in a, perambulator.

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