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shamble
used in Oryx and Crake

2 uses
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Definition
to walk in an awkward, shuffling way
  • No hope for that: he's up to his neck in the here and now He slows to a shamble, then to a halt.
    p. 162.3
  • The teacher had been a shambling neo-con reject from the heady days of the legendary dot.com bubble, back in prehistory.
    p. 41.8

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