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Scampered Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
- Scamper \Scam"per\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Scampered; p. pr. &
vb. n. Scampering.] [OF. escamper to escape, to save one's
self; L. ex from + campus the field (sc. of battle). See
Camp, and cf. Decamp, Scamp, n., Shamble, v. t.]
To run with speed; to run or move in a quick, hurried manner;
to hasten away. --Macaulay.
The lady, however, . . . could not help scampering
about the room after a mouse. --S. Sharpe.
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- Feathered Dinos Were Diverse Like Darwin's Finches
Flightless feathered dinosaurs with parrotlike beaks and long, skinny claws that scampered around North America may have been the Darwin's finches of the Late Cretaceous era. Read more on this news related to 'Scampered'
- Chattanoogan.com - Chattanooga's source for breaking local news
Luis Durango scampered home on a wild pitch with two outs in the 13 th inning and the Pensacola Blue Wahoos walked off winners for the first time this season, 10-9, over the Chattanooga Lookouts on Tuesday night in front of 3,981 fans at Pensacola Bayfront Stadium. Read more on this news related to 'Scampered'
- Ex-Newburgh cop Tom Barry dies at 67
CITY OF NEWBURGH — Years after they scampered, red-faced and embarrassed, to catch up to their night sticks and handcuffs, generations of Newburgh cops will stand for the funeral of Tom Barry. Read more on this news related to 'Scampered'