Main definitions of bummel in English

: bummel1bummel2

bummel1

Pronunciation /ˈbʌml/

noun

  • A leisurely stroll or journey; a wander, a saunter.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Jerome K. Jerome (1859–1927), novelist and playwright. From German Bummel stroll, wander from bummeln.

Main definitions of bummel in English

: bummel1bummel2

bummel2

Pronunciation /ˈbʌml/

verb

  • To stroll or wander around in a leisurely way.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Jerome K. Jerome (1859–1927), novelist and playwright. From German bummeln to stroll, wander, to laze, loaf from an imitative base seen also in †bummen to ring, sound, resound.