saunter


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saunter

An air-intercept code meaning, “Fly for best endurance.” Also called loiter.
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By long years of patient industry and reading of the newspapers--for what are the libraries of science but files of newspapers--a man accumulates a myriad facts, lays them up in his memory, and then when in some spring of his life he saunters abroad into the Great Fields of thought, he, as it were, goes to grass like a horse and leaves all his harness behind in the stable.
When we left I walked away with Miss Waterford, and the fine day and her new hat persuaded us to saunter through the Park.
It gave him a peculiar satisfaction to saunter round the precincts.
When he emerged a few moments later it was to saunter slowly on toward his apartments.
We're going for a lovers' saunter through the land of Evangeline," said Phil, "and then we'll settle down on Patterson Street.
When Uncle Alec had gone I proposed a saunter to the farther end of the orchard, where I had left a book the preceding evening.
After the walk across the open park, it was pleasant to saunter lazily through the cool glades.
And then came breakfast and a saunter about the close and town with East, whose lameness only became severe when any fagging had to be done.
And immediately after this came the delicious, slow saunter, with his hand on the scythe, during which he could wipe away the streaming sweat, take deep breaths of air, and look about at the long string of mowers and at what was happening around in the forest and the country.
We should have to get back, go on lying low, and saunter out with the crowd next day--after doing the whole show thoroughly.
For a hundred yards they ran and twisted through the trees, and then, no signs of pursuit appearing, they slowed down to a dignified saunter.
The mere fact that her brother, whose usual mode of progression was a languid saunter, should be actually running, was enough to tell Elizabeth that the letter which Nutty had read was from the London lawyers.