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fumbling

adjective

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fumbling

verb
present participle of fumble

Synonyms & Antonyms of fumbling (Entry 2 of 2)

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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“Fumbling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fumbling. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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