aimlessly on

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  • Now how does such a man come to be tramping aimlessly on a public road? Cited from The Ethics of Drink and Other Social Questions, by James Runciman
  • Between twelve and one o'clock he was back in the city, walking aimlessly on and on. Cited from The Christian, by Hall Caine
  • Out in the street, they strolled aimlessly on, more or less in silence. Cited from Simon Called Peter, by Robert Keable
  • While his garrulous tongue ran aimlessly on, he considered ways and means. Cited from Mavericks, by William MacLeod Raine
  • Ben dropped his eyes and shuffled his foot aimlessly on the floor. Cited from Buffalo Roost, by F. H. Cheley
  • He merely went fishing when advised or asked to do so, or wandered aimlessly on the sea-shore. Cited from The Giant of the North, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • The talk of the two women with her drifted aimlessly on. Cited from The Apartment Next Door, by William Andrew Johnston
  • Why should he be tearing about aimlessly on a motor bicycle this May morning when he ought to be in France? Cited from The Red Planet, William J. Locke
  • Little straggling lanes led off aimlessly on either side, as narrow and silent as the strange terminal of the long trail itself. Cited from Vanguards of the Plains, by Margaret McCarter
  • For two days he wandered aimlessly on the mountain, missing two trails that led downward to his intended destination.
  • There the big man roamed aimlessly on what seemed to be a tour of casual inspection. Cited from The Mystery, by Stewart Edward White and Samuel Hopkins Adams
  • Lying back in an arm-chair, her book fallen aimlessly on her lap, her dark, deep eyes looking straight before her into the evening gloaming, my lady sat alone. Cited from The Baronet's Bride, by May Agnes Fleming
  • Pingu is sitting aimlessly on his sledge one day, when he sees Pingo coming along on his new skis.
  • The film ends with Amy and X driving aimlessly on the road with no communication as the film fades.
  • These vestiges of action are for the most part imprinted unconsciously and aimlessly on the world. Cited from The Life of Reason, by George Santayana
  • Some zygomycetes disperse their spores in a more precise manner than simply allowing them to drift aimlessly on air currents.
  • Pearls the size of onions rolled aimlessly on ocean's floor. Cited from The Cruise of the Kawa, by Walter E. Traprock
  • Wandering aimlessly on, he came presently upon a bookseller's shop, outside which were displayed several trays of second-hand volumes which attracted his attention. Cited from A Dog with a Bad Name, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • Tired, drenched, bewildered, he wandered aimlessly on, lost, completely lost, in an almost interminable forest. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, July 1885, by Various
  • As he drifted aimlessly on with the flowing human stream, he suddenly found himself in a narrow side-path before a monument surrounded by a specially dense throng. Cited from How Women Love, by Max Simon Nordau
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