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I squinted my eyes, and through a veil of trees, I could just make out a lumbering dark figure approaching.
STANDING UP TO A BEAR IN KINGS CANYONEMILY PENNINGTONFEBRUARY 24, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
The same goes for Mark Madsen, the lumbering 6-foot-9 forward out of Stanford.
KOBE BRYANT PUNCHED A TEAMMATE OVER $100, AND IT WASN’T SHAQJEFF PEARLMANSEPTEMBER 25, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The firm foundation that Scattergood's strategy rested upon was that lumbering had not really started in the valley.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
At last the day came and the journey was begun, first on horseback and then by a lumbering stage coach.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Jake was clubfooted, lumbering, with his jaws grown into great jowls of bone, his arms elongated and ending in hooks.
VALLEY OF THE CROENLEE TARBELL
After he had all the fun he wanted out of the lumbering frigate, he spread all sail again and soon left her out of sight.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
The Japanese are engaged chiefly in lumbering and fishing, but the Chinese are found everywhere in the province.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
The most curious thing, however, about this work is the lumbering passage-writing of our graceful, light-winged Chopin.
FREDERICK CHOPIN AS A MAN AND MUSICIANFREDERICK NIECKS
A giant lumbering figure rose up in the bunker entrance, tall and swaying.
SECOND VARIETYPHILIP KINDRED DICK
We will give him two more broadsides with grape through his stern windows, and then bear up after that lumbering merchantman.
A ROVING COMMISSIONG. A. HENTY

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