Meaning of “scamper” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “scamper” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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scamperverb [ I always + adv/prep ]

us /ˈskæm·pər/

(esp. of small children and animals) to run with small, quick steps:

The kitten scampered around the kitchen, chasing a ball.

(Definition of “scamper” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)