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  • He said nothing while the other squadrons ambled past the reviewing stand crookedly in their customary manner.
  • He stood stock still in rigid, cataleptic astonishment while the girls ambled in and made themselves comfortable.
  • The girl shrugged impassively after a few more seconds and ambled toward the door.
  • He waited tensely as the third officer, at a signal from the colonel, ambled over from the wall and seated himself on the table just a few inches away from the chaplain.

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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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