verb (used without object)
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With faces painted and bandannas wrapped around their heads, pro-Morsi kids scamper around the Rabaa mosque sit-in.
The children scamper around the empty clinic lobby in tiaras, filling the place with laughter.In Wichita, the Ground Zero of the Abortion War, a New Clinic Rises|Allison Yarrow|January 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
When fighting flares over Gaza, world leaders and pundits scamper to the same old and feeble solution: a ceasefire.Hamas Bears Lion’s Share of Blame for Israel-Gaza Tensions|Leslie H. Gelb|November 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Still, they scamper after their generalissimo in the end, and meanwhile he is much too dignified to look back.Spanish Life in Town and Country|L. Higgin and Eugne E. Street
A great scamper ensued, as you may imagine, and then from each German trench burst out a heavy rifle fire.Letters of Lt.-Col. George Brenton Laurie|George Brenton Laurie
Herds of deer scamper across its grassy slopes, and afford excellent stalking to the hospitable owner and his guests.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.
But how those astounded artillery men—those of them who could run at all—did scamper out of there."Shiloh" as Seen by a Private Soldier|Warren Olney
There was a quick scamper of feet as Will stepped out, then silence!The Call of the Beaver Patrol|V. T. Sherman