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  • The child was found wandering aimlessly in the streets next day, after a detention of nearly three months. Cited from Courts and Criminals, by Arthur Train
  • Without reason we wander aimlessly in bypaths instead of following the broad highway. Cited from Poise: How to Attain It, by D. Starke
  • Two days passed, and he still lingered aimlessly in New York. Cited from A Ward of the Golden Gate, by Bret Harte
  • He was getting rid of his time and keeping out of his mother's way by digging aimlessly in the garden. Cited from A Houseful of Girls, by Sarah Tytler
  • Here in this foreign land of earth Why should we wander aimlessly in stranger's guise?
  • Have you ever noticed how hungry you get walking about aimlessly in the dark, especially when you are sleepy in the bargain? Cited from Jimgrim and Allah's Peace, by Talbot Mundy
  • When she heard of the manoeuvre she determined not to go wandering aimlessly in the bush in search of the party. Cited from Mary Slessor of Calabar, by W. P. Livingstone
  • "He died the way he lived -- wobbling aimlessly in the slow lane." appeared on the web site.
  • He rose and sought the door, fumbling aimlessly in his pockets for his gloves. Cited from The White Desert, by Courtney Ryley Cooper
  • I thought I would call in Lord Bowen, who was standing aimlessly in the middle of the room, to my assistance. Cited from Margot Asquith, An Autobiography: Volumes I & II
  • For a minute or so he stood aimlessly in the full glare of a gaslamp. Cited from The Far Horizon, by Lucas Malet
  • Bardo was later arrested when observed walking aimlessly in traffic.
  • He ran aimlessly in the darkness and sprawled over a hedge, after crossing various flower-beds. Cited from The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns, by Arnold Bennett
  • He began to like walking about rather aimlessly in the town's narrow streets, with the mud-daubed cabins on either hand. Cited from Alice of Old Vincennes, Maurice Thompson
  • The final impulse had been given him while he was still loitering aimlessly in Chicago by a letter from Mrs. Temple. Cited from The Street Called Straight, by Basil King
  • Destitute children are seen sitting aimlessly in the streets.
  • The lead cattle turned back several times, wandering aimlessly in any direction, and it was with considerable difficulty that the herd could be held on the trail. Cited from The Log of a Cowboy, by Andy Adams
  • I just continues walking around aimlessly in Kyoto.
  • Those who were not at work lounged in the streets or wandered aimlessly in and out of saloons. Cited from Poor White, by Sherwood Anderson
  • And he hurried down the street, leaving the professor drifting aimlessly in his wake, vibrating between anger and perplexity. Cited from Double Trouble, by Herbert Quick
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