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as in to climb
to move (as up or over something) often with the help of the hands in holding or pulling we scrabbled up a sand dune to get a better view of the sea

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as in to fumble
to search for something blindly or uncertainly he frantically scrabbled through the storage chest looking for the needed documents

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“Scrabble.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Jun. 2023.

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