Clamber - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈklæmbər|  American pronunciation of the word clamber
Brit.  |ˈklambə|  British pronunciation of the word clamber


- an awkward climb


- climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling (syn: scramble, shin, shinny, skin, sputter, struggle)


The children clambered over the rocks.

We clambered up the steep hill.

They clambered over the slippery rocks.

We all clambered aboard and the boat pulled out.

reaching the crest was a real clamber

Word forms

I/you/we/they: clamber
he/she/it: clambers
present participle: clambering
past tense: clambered
past participle: clambered
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