Definition for SCAMP'ER

SCAMP'ER, v.i. [D. schampen, to slip aside; Fr. escamper; It. scampare, to escape, to save one's self; scampo, safety; compare, to preserve, to fly, to escape; Sp. escampar, to clear out a place.]

To run with speed; to hasten escape. – Addison.

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