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Correct spelling:
scampering
Definition:
moving quickly on foot; " heard running footsteps behind him"; " scampering children"

Synonyms:

noun
scampering
moving, running.
verb
running
bounding, cantering, darting, dashing, galloping, hurrying, jogging, racing, running, rushing, scurrying, tearing, Loping, Plunging, Scrambling, Trotting, Sprinting, scooting.
Examples of usage:
  1. Never was there such a scampering. – Winning His Way by Charles Carleton Coffin
  2. It is marvellous to see them scampering about. – The Life of the Spider by J. Henri Fabre
  3. But I didn't think of him quite so: I knew he was my papa: I played about his knees, a little scampering child, and looked up in his face, and teased him and laughed at him. – Recalled to Life by Grant Allen
  4. Suddenly this little boat turned to the right and started scampering in the direction of some apparently very definite object. – The Victory At Sea by William Sowden Sims Burton J. Hendrick
  5. The noise made by the engine as the aeroplane swept down towards the village first drew all the inhabitants from their huts into the open enclosure, and then sent them scampering back with shrieks of alarm as they saw the strange object in the air. – Round the World in Seven Days by Herbert Strang

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