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fumble

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fumble

Synonyms and Antonyms of fumble

1 to make or do (something) in a clumsy or unskillful way

  • her assistant fumbled the party plans by getting the time wrong on the invitations
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2 to search for something blindly or uncertainly

  • the librarian fumbled for the light switch as she entered the dark room
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3 to make a mistake

  • just when it looked like he was going to get away with the ruse, he fumbled
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drop the ball, lay an egg



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