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dart across

To move quickly across an area. Did you see that bunny dart across the yard? I only noticed the bug after it darted across my ceiling.
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dart across something

to run quickly over something. A small animal darted across the road in front of the car. I tried to dart across the street, but the traffic was too heavy.
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He darts across the road into the boy's path, but the boy is quicker than he, makes a curve, ducks, dives under his hands, comes up half-a-dozen yards beyond him, and scours away again.
Over the years, one of the major challenges faced by millions of lovers of darts across the globe is the inaccessibility to quality darts products to allow them to enjoy their favorite games.
The suspect darts across the road, but later video shows him being restrained by two officers after he was finally tackled in the street.
In the first final between two players under 30 since Keith Deller's sensational 138 checkout toppled Eric Bristow 36 years ago, Smith scattered his darts across the target like a bag of nails falling out of the attic.
It is easy to accidentally step on a kitten as it darts across a room, unexpectedly, from its secret hiding place.
"But I would argue that it's more than that because of the growing popularity of darts across the globe," said Angara who was a guest of honor at the 1st Philippine Open 2018 - International Darts Tournament in Leyte, which was participated in by competitors from 14 other countries.
People can snap out of that automation when necessary, slamming on the brakes when a deer darts across the road.
It is more risky at night as the visibility is low and it is difficult to see if somebody darts across suddenly."
British men do not get a look in on the website's rundown of the top ten cities with the best looking men, which darts across the globe from Australia to Argentina.
The nimble deer just darts across the road, startling drivers.
Lead singer Jay Kay, now 41 - resplendant in crazy headgear - still has the energy of a naughty five-year-old as he darts across the stage with the conviction of his art.
At one point, the rider darts across to the wrong side of the road to overtake a truck on a dangerous junction.
WAITING: In Dominican Republic; MENACE:Tornado darts across sky in Florida; READY: Boarding up in Jamaica