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synonyms for stumblingly

  • awkwardly
  • bunglingly
  • gawkily
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How to use stumblingly in a sentence

Stumblingly he struggled towards the companion-way, where he saw a dark moving object.
THE EVERLASTING ARMSJOSEPH HOCKING
As he alighted, stumblingly, Maku caught him by the other arm.
THE GIRL AND THE BILLBANNISTER MERWIN
Stumblingly, humbly he told her, and she listened, nestling in his arms as one who has found her own place.
THE BOSS OF WIND RIVERDAVID GOODGER (GOODGER@PYTHON.ORG)
That effort confined to the county in which Cheslow and the Red Mill were located had begun early; but it had gone stumblingly.
RUTH FIELDING IN THE RED CROSSALICE B. EMERSON
He reeled and clutched at the tent-flap, then stumblingly made his way out.
THE HAUNTING OF LOW FENNELSAX ROHMER
Vesta placed the open Bible on her father's knee, and he began absently and stumblingly to read.
THE ENTAILED HATGEORGE ALFRED TOWNSEND
Prickling with shame over the explanation which she tried stumblingly to make, her impulse was to catch at the one Garth offered.
VISION HOUSEC. N. WILLIAMSON
Mildred Caniper asked stumblingly, before she went in haste, and Helen knew well why she fumbled for the door-handle.
MOOR FIRESE. H. (EMILY HILDA) YOUNG
She thought she was walking fast as she started for the garden gate, but really she was going slowly, stumblingly.
THE LAST SHOTFREDERICK PALMER
And Buzz found himself saying, stumblingly, "I—I'd kind of rather stay and talk with the girls."
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WORDS RELATED TO STUMBLINGLY

  • awkwardly
  • bunglingly
  • gawkily
  • stumblingly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.