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ramble on

 
1. to wander about aimlessly. (As with a traveler or a winding path.) The road rambled on through mile after mile of wilderness.
2. [for a structure] to spread out over a large area, perhaps in a random way. This old house rambles on, way back into the woods.
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ramble on (about someone or something)

Fig. [for someone] to talk endlessly and aimlessly about someone or something. (Based on ramble on.) I wish you wouldn't ramble on about your first husband all the time. Must you ramble on so?
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ramble on

Speak or write at length and with many digressions, as in As the speaker rambled on for at least two hours, the audience became restless. This idiom was first recorded in 1710.
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The annual ramble returns June 16 to celebrate Joyce's epic novel "Ulysses" with readings of various episodes to be held at locations similar to those of the book.
But Richie warns this ramble is not for the faint-hearted.
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TWO National Park wardens are to lead a ramble for people with mobility problems on Snowdon later this month.
the city known as the "song and soul of the South," will be showcased during the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation's Annual Meeting & Spring Ramble and the Georgia Statewide Preservation Conference March 31 - April 3.
A five-mile ramble along the Limestone Way takes place on January 6 from 10am to 2pm.
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Ramble covers the USA from coast to coast, with special attention to California and Texas, stopping to marvel at 250 American attractions.
A typical ramble lasts an hour and takes family groups around the pools on the island.
It was intriguing too to read that the club has been made an Honorary Friend of Hope Bagot in Shropshire; members help in the summer churchyard clearance and a ramble is always arranged on the day of the village carol service.