I hurriedly submitted the post and scampered off before I missed the beginning of House.
She scampered back to Moldavia just hours after the incident, avoiding authorities who were trying to log all survivors.
One of the Dusties tumbled out of the jeep and scampered across the field to give him a hand.
Upon this a musket with small shot was fired at his legs, on which he scampered off to the huts.
The man noticed it, leaped over a hedge, scampered across a meadow, and entered a thick grove.
Then Daniel turned and scampered down the road after his father.
Like a clockwork mouse, it scampered aimlessly amongst the dust of memory, then suddenly became inert, with the works run down.
I could hear the pattering of their feet upon the planks as they scampered away.
There was a light, exultant feeling in his middle-aged heart as he scampered along the deck.
"Yes, mamma; we'll remember," they answered, as they scampered away to get ready.
"to run quickly," 1680s, probably from Flemish schampeeren, frequentative of schampen "run away," from Old North French escamper (Old French eschamper) "to run away, flee, quit the battlefield, escape," from Vulgar Latin *excampare "decamp," literally "leave the field," from Latin ex campo, from ex "out of" (see ex-) + campo, ablative of campus "field" (see campus). A vogue word late 17c. Related: Scampered; scampering. The noun is 1680s, from the verb.