grope one's way

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of grope one's way

: to move forward carefully by putting one's hands out in front in order to feel anything in the way
  • We groped our way along the dark passage.

Word by Word Definitions

grope play
  1. : to feel about blindly or uncertainly in search

  2. : to look for something blindly or uncertainly

  3. : to feel one's way

way play
  1. : a thoroughfare for travel or transportation from place to place

  2. : an opening for passage

  3. : the course traveled from one place to another : route

  1. : of, connected with, or constituting an intermediate point on a route

  1. : by a long distance : to a considerable degree or extent : far

  2. : by far : much

  3. : very


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