GAIT's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of gait
Definition:
n. manner of walking or stepping; bearing or carriage while moving; walk; rate of moving
Example:
The lame man walked with an uneven gait.
Sentence in Classic:
Alpatych, mastering his offended feelings, kept pace with Rostov at a gliding gait and continued to impart his views.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
There was an inflexibility in her face, in her voice, in her gait and carriage, amply sufficient to account for the effect she had made upon a gentle creature like my mother; but her features were rather handsome than otherwise, though unbending and austere.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
She stood aside, smiling silently, while he entered, and then moved away from him with something soft and flowing in her gait.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton Context
I saw few human beings besides them, and if any other happened to enter the cottage, their harsh manners and rude gait only enhanced to me the superior accomplishments of my friends.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
By the time she caught sight of the Leyden house, she was beginning to pant, for her stays were tightly laced, but she did not slow her gait.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
We apprehend his imperial highness, the heir to the crown, to have some tendency towards the high heels; at least we can plainly discover that one of his heels is higher than the other, which gives him a hobble in his gait.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context
Now, when he met him, the man, who then seemed already extremely weary, had requested him to take him on his crupper; to which the fishmonger had made no reply except by redoubling his gait.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
It regulated its pace by that of the first; but in the voluntary slowness of its gait, suppleness and agility were discernible.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
A peculiar walk in this old man, a certain slight but painful appearing yawing in his gait, had at an early period of the voyage excited the curiosity of the mariners.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
They were walking slowly; and though it was too dark for much discovery of character from aspect, the gait of them showed that they were not workers on the heath.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
Notwithstanding a constant application of his one armed heel to the flanks of the mare, the most confirmed gait that he could establish was a Canterbury gallop with the hind legs, in which those more forward assisted for doubtful moments, though generally content to maintain a loping trot.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context