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English definition of “rambling”

rambling

adjective
 
 
/ˈræmblɪŋ/
SPEECH/LETTER A rambling speech, letter, etc is very long and confused.Ways of talkingTalking too much
BUILDING A rambling building is big and without a regular shape.Houses and homes
(Definition of rambling from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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