verb (used with or without object), cir·cum·am·bu·lat·ed, cir·cum·am·bu·lat·ing.
Origin of circumambulate
Related formscir·cum·am·bu·la·tion, nouncir·cum·am·bu·la·tor, nouncir·cum·am·bu·la·to·ry, adjective
Examples from the Web for circumambulate
Is this me, around whom children ran, as they would about a pillar or a monument, and thought it exercise to circumambulate?Arthur O'Leary|Charles James Lever
They kneel, clasp their hands, circumambulate the Buddha and file out.The Buddha|Paul Carus
Do thou, therefore, circumambulate that great hero cheerfully.The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 4|Kisari Mohan Ganguli