stumble

27 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[stˈʌmbə͡l], [stˈʌmbə‍l], [s_t_ˈʌ_m_b_əl]

Synonyms:

err (verb)

blunder, botch, bungle, err, fluff, goof, mar, miscalculate, misconceive, misconstrue, misestimate, misjudge, slip, trip.

fail (verb)

bust, collapse, fail, fall, falter, flop, flounder, flunk, lose.

stumble (verb)

hobble, limp, stagger, totter.

Rhymes for Stumble:

  1. tumble, trumbull, rumble;
  2. fumble, jumble, grumble, bumble, crumble, humble, mumble;

Quotes for Stumble:

  1. Most people stumble over the truth, now and then, but they usually manage to pick themselves up and go on, anyway. Winston Churchill.
  2. We occasionally stumble over the truth but most of us pick ourselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened. Winston Churchill.
  3. Everybody knows if you are too careful you are so occupied in being careful that you are sure to stumble over something. Gertrude Stein.

Idioms of Stumble:

  1. stumble across sm or sth;
  2. stumble across sb/ sth;
  3. stumble across;