obambulate + -ion. From Latin obambulatio.
obambulation (countable and uncountable, plural obambulations)
- (obsolete) Wandering about; a casual outing.
1600, Matthew Sutcliffe, A briefe replie to a certaine odious and slanderous libel ..., London: Arn. Hatfield, page 100:
- Their stationarie obambulations about the limits of parishes.
1662, William Clark, Marciano; or, the Discovery, 1871 reprint edition, page 19:
- Let us then passe the Pomeridian hours in obambulation: for I am defatigate with session.
1833, “Thespiana (pseudonym)”, in Penny Private Theatres, page 149:
- I joined him in one of our obambulations, to witness the performance of Macbeth, and a particular friend of my friend's friend was to sustain the principal character.