Antonyms for scuttering

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He heard the sound of scuttering feet as his enemies withdrew.

He heard the sound of scuttering feet as they closed in again.

We see squirrels leaping about and scuttering up the trunks.

Water boiling over and scuttering in hot hailstones from the stove brought Winifred back with a screech.

Mr. Richards was scuttering along the street to the railway station, when he encountered Benjamin Carr.

He heard them; he also heard squeaks emitted by females whose highest speed was a dignified and scuttering waddle.