Ambler

[am-bler]
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Related Words for ambler

stroller, walker, hiker, passerby, ambler

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Historical Examples of ambler

  • Of five lists in which the Ambler's name appeared, there was only one in which he was second.

    The Country House

    John Galsworthy

  • And with the ghost of a smile he passed into the Ambler's stall.

    The Country House

    John Galsworthy

  • "Take him away," he said, and his eyes followed the Ambler's receding form.

    The Country House

    John Galsworthy

  • He left it to his trainer to lead the Ambler back, and joined him at the weighing-room.

    The Country House

    John Galsworthy

  • Ambler Jevons had been born with the instincts of a detective.

    The Seven Secrets

    William Le Queux


British Dictionary definitions for ambler

Ambler

noun
  1. Eric. 1909–1998, English novelist. His thrillers include The Mask of Dimitrios (1939), Journey into Fear (1940), A Kind of Anger (1964), and Doctor Frigo (1974)
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Word Origin and History for ambler
n.

late 14c., agent noun from amble (v.).

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