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War and Peace
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  • "Ah, my dear, I hardly knew you," said Anna Mikhaylovna with a happy smile, ambling lightly up to the count’s niece.
  • Casting a rapid glance at all those in the room and noticing the count’s confessor there, she glided up to him with a sort of amble, not exactly bowing yet seeming to grow suddenly smaller, and respectfully received the blessing first of one and then of another priest.
  • Kutuzov was impatiently urging on his horse, which ambled smoothly under his weight, and he raised his hand to his white Horse Guard’s cap with a red band and no peak, nodding his head continually.

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  • The elderly couple likes to amble along the beach at sunset.
  • A toothless old man came ambling up to them,
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

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