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shamble -- as in: he shambled along
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • The others shambled after with a conscience-stricken air: the whole procession was not unlike Flaxman’s group of the suitors tottering on towards the infernal regions under the conduct of Mercury.
  • He was followed by a shambling tramp of heavy feet, and looking through the ferns Bathsheba could just discern in the wan light of daybreak a team of her own horses.

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  • She shambled about the house in over-sized slippers.
  • shambled along with bowed head

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