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shamble
used in Oliver Twist

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to walk in an awkward, shuffling way
  • They were a man and woman; or perhaps they would be better described as a male and female: for the former was one of those long-limbed, knock-kneed, shambling, bony people, to whom it is difficult to assign any precise age,—looking as they do, when they are yet boys, like undergrown men, and when they are almost men, like overgrown boys.
    Chapter 42 — An Old Acquaintance of Oliver's, Exhibiting Decided Marks.... (3% in)

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