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amble
used in Oryx and Crake

4 uses
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Definition
to walk leisurely
  • As he watches, they begin to amble in his direction.
    p. 267.4
  • Branches thrash around overhead, rivulets amble along the ground.
    p. 44.6
  • Then they ambled down the enclosed hallway with its fountains and plastic ferns, through the warm-bathwater music they always played in there.
    p. 74.1
  • Snowman steps over the wet line on the ground, ambles along with the men.
    p. 155.9

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