- an unsteady uneven gait
- an unintentional but embarrassing blunder
• (v. i.) To trip in walking or in moving in any way with the legs; to strike the foot so as to fall, or to endanger a fall; to stagger because of a false step. • (n.) A trip in walking or running. • (n.) A blunder; a failure; a fall from rectitude. • (v. t.) Fig.: To mislead; to confound; to perplex; to cause to err or to fall....Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/stumble/
walk unsteadily; `The drunk man stumbled about`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
Stum'ble intransitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Stumbled
; present participle & verbal noun Stumbling
.] [ Middle English stumblen
; freq. of a word akin to English stammer
. See Stammer
....Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/215
Stum'ble noun 1.
A trip in walking or running. 2.
A blunder; a failure; a fall from rectitude. « One stumble
is enough to deface the character of an honorable life.» L'Estrange. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/216
Stum'ble transitive verb 1.
To cause to stumble or trip. 2.
Fig.: To mislead; to confound; to perplex; to cause to err or to fall. « False and dazzling fires to stumble
« One thing more stumbles
me in the very foundation of this ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/215
Stumble is British slang for to emit foul smelling wind from the anus.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZSD.HTM
- encounter by chance 2. [v] - walk unsteadily 3. [v] - miss a step and fall or nearly fall 4. [v] - make an errorFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=stumble
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