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synonyms for stumble across

  • arrive at
  • catch
  • reach
  • seize
  • take
  • achieve
  • attain
  • effect
  • encounter
  • uncover
  • unearth
  • chance upon
  • come across
  • come upon
  • dig up
  • happen upon
  • hit upon
  • lay bare
  • light upon
  • open up
  • turn up
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antonyms for stumble across

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  • fail
  • free
  • give
  • let go
  • lose
  • miss
  • misunderstand
  • offer
  • release
  • surrender
  • not touch
  • pass up
  • tap
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How to use stumble across in a sentence

Davy looked around and saw an old man coming toward them across the lawn.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
Specimens were easily collected in a mist net placed across the opening.
SUMMER BIRDS FROM THE YUCATAN PENINSULAERWIN E. KLAAS
They ran side by side across the yard to a roofed flight of steps that led to the printing-office.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
The engineer officer charged with preparing the line of retreat reported that the one bridge across the Elster was not sufficient.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
His head fell back limp on MacRae's arm, and the rest of the message went with the game old Dutchman across the big divide.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Two broad dormer windows looked out toward the Gulf, and as far across it as a man's eye might reach.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
A very interesting way of studying Ferns is that of collecting the fronds of the species which the hunter may come across.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
The moon was coming up, and its mystic shimmer was casting a million lights across the distant, restless water.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
A girl was moved to pity by a picture of a lamb caught in a thicket, and tried to lift the branch that lay across the animal.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
As the music wailed its dying cadences into this fateful silence, Tom met her eyes across the room.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
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WORDS RELATED TO STUMBLE ACROSS

  • achieve
  • arrive at
  • attain
  • catch
  • chance upon
  • come across
  • come upon
  • dig up
  • effect
  • encounter
  • happen upon
  • hit upon
  • lay bare
  • light upon
  • open up
  • reach
  • seize
  • stumble across
  • take
  • turn up
  • uncover
  • unearth
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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