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Synonyms for stumble

trip

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stumble across or on or upon something or someone

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to catch the foot against something and lose one's balance

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to move awkwardly or clumsily

to proceed or perform in an unsteady, faltering manner

to make an error or mistake

stumble on: to find or meet by chance

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an unsteady uneven gait

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an unintentional but embarrassing blunder

walk unsteadily

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miss a step and fall or nearly fall

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encounter by chance

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make an error

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Judge Jason Gardiner saved Stephanie and Ashley Banjo said he had backed Lemar, 39, until the end of the dance when he stumbled.
A spokesperson for the GNAAS said: "The Great North Air Ambulance was called to a male horse rider who had fallen when the horse stumbled after a jump and landed on him.
3 : to speak or act in a clumsy manner <The student stumbled through his presentation.
IF you have stumbled along the course of life's journey, there is hope.
The honest contractors, who had been installing an air conditioning unit in the city centre's Beetham Tower, stumbled across the banknotes while they were working on the top floor of the building.
He went up step by step, but suddenly stumbled and dropped the bulb
In the past week alone, I've stumbled across three.
She fell on her first jump, and stumbled on her second - using both hands to prevent a second fall.
Oriali feels responsible for the troubles in Luconeth, and the arrival of new girl Sara seems no health, even in aiding one Olivia, another girl who has stumbled into Luconeth on her own.
A man who died when he stumbled into traffic has been identified as 46-year-old Don Arms Jr.
Guilt got the better of a computer thief in the German town of Koblenz after the salesman from the computer shop chased him down the street, stumbled, and broke his arm.
at the end of the path, we stumbled into him, in his
The 80s singer drunkenly stumbled out of London's trendy Sketch bar, but quickly stumbled back in again when she spotted Damien Lewis - the actor who made ginger men sexy.
Stanley Chapman and his wife both suffered injuries after he stumbled and disturbed the hive while gardening.
He mumbled something inaudible and stumbled past, disappearing into the streets of Miami.