What does the word fumble mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To feel about clumsily.

Usage examples for fumble

  1. Nor did she fumble over a single hook in securing the skirt of ordinary life. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  2. I let myself over the side of the stretcher, hanging by one hand, and fumble for the controls. – The Lost Kafoozalum by Pauline Ashwell