STROLLING's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of strolling
Definition:
a. leisurely walking; travelling from place to place seeking work or gain
Example:
We are in strolling distance of cows, sheep and the occasional swan.
Sentence in Classic:
A little awkwardly, as though not quite used to supporting his considerable bulk in that position, but with perfect balance, he was strolling across the yard.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
I knew the way by which she would come, and presently found myself strolling along the path to meet her.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
And now, as he turned away, strolling down the hill toward the station, that anxiety remained with him as the visible justification of his own.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
White men with long staves in their hands appeared languidly from amongst the buildings, strolling up to take a look at me, and then retired out of sight somewhere.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad Context
Surely the devil keeps holiday, and the priests are relieved from duty, that they are strolling thus wildly through the country.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
It sometimes happened that there were twelve in the party; the Bishop then relieved the embarrassment of the situation by standing in front of the chimney if it was winter, or by strolling in the garden if it was summer.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
Marius went to the Luxembourg no longer for the sake of strolling there, but to seat himself always in the same spot, and that without knowing why.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
The first form seemed to be some elderly bourgeois, who was bent and thoughtful, dressed more than plainly, and who was walking slowly because of his age, and strolling about in the open evening air.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context