aimlessly about the room

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  • After a moment Dudley got up and moved aimlessly about the room. Cited from Winding Paths, by Gertrude Page
  • He was completely exhausted, and as he spoke his eyes wandered aimlessly about the room. Cited from Buffalo Roost, by F. H. Cheley
  • Moving aimlessly about the room, he stumbled against a chair, and kicked it from him. Cited from Maurice Guest, Henry Handel Richardson
  • Instead of replying Sommers left his chair and walked aimlessly about the room. Cited from The Web of Life, by Robert Herrick
  • Presently she got up, and roamed aimlessly about the room. Cited from The Halo, by Bettina von Hutten
  • She wandered aimlessly about the room, trying to collect her senses, but her mind was a blank. Cited from Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall, by Charles Major
  • Mr. Taynton again got up and strayed aimlessly about the room. Cited from The Blotting Book, by E. F. Benson
  • She wandered aimlessly about the room like a trapped creature. Cited from The Moon Rock, by Arthur J. Rees
  • Then he laughed shortly a laugh seemingly quite devoid of amusement, and got up to wander aimlessly about the room. Cited from The Lilac Girl, by Ralph Henry Barbour
  • While moving aimlessly about the room, Sylvia began to feel unaccountably nervous and oppressed. Cited from The Chink in the Armour, by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  • Meanwhile Letty seemed to be wandering aimlessly about the room. Cited from Sir George Tressady, Vol. II, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • The baron poured out two large glasses, which he drained with feverish avidity, and then he began to walk aimlessly about the room. Cited from Baron Trigault's Vengeance, by Emile Gaboriau
  • Leaving his breakfast untasted, he wandered aimlessly about the room, littering the hearth with matches as he constantly relighted his pipe, which went out every few minutes. Cited from The Insidious Dr. Fu Manchu, by Sax Rohmer
  • Reggie wandered aimlessly about the room in an ecstasy. Cited from A Damsel in Distress, by P.G. Wodehouse
  • She moved away, and began to wander aimlessly about the room, fitting her steps with mechanical precision between the monstrous roses of Mrs. Peniston's Axminster. Cited from House of Mirth, by Edith Wharton
  • Once he reached down with one long arm and scratched his bare ankle with his forefinger, his eyes, with the gentle light in them that had first attracted me, glancing aimlessly about the room; then he settled back again in his chair, its back creaking to the strain of his shoulders. Cited from The Under Dog, by F. Hopkinson Smith
  • And so, after sauntering aimlessly about the room, and coming, unexpectedly, across a woman of his acquaintance, he began to converse with her, supposing, all the time, that Nina Micheltorena was too occupied with the worshippers at her shrine to perceive that he was in the dance-hall. Cited from The Girl of the Golden West, by David Belasco
  • Having laid me on the bed and taken my assurance that I rested easily, he sent Pascoe off for a cup of wine and a manchet of bread, and, while these were being fetched, hung aimlessly about the room, now walking to and fro with his hands in his pockets, and anon halting to stare out of window. Cited from Corporal Sam and Other Stories, by A. T. Quiller-Couch