Part of speech:
To make one's way with difficulty
To spoil by clumsy work or action; botch
To feel or make (one's way) awkwardly.
To be reluctant; not be sure that one should
To flip coins with:
To say hesitantly or timidly
To move in an exaggerated, bouncy manner.
Either of the two flattened fins of a whale's tail.
To lie prone or crawl in a prostrate position, esp. abjectly
To think, act, or proceed in a confused or aimless manner:
(Gaming) To roll dice such that they form a given pattern or total.
To come by chance; happen
(Sometimes followed by "up") To cause (a person or animal) to fall or stumble.
To ascend the throne after the removal the death of the occupant.
To utter (something) stupidly or thoughtlessly.
To act in an indecisive manner:
To limp is defined as to walk with difficulty, often dragging at least one leg due to injury.
Shuffle is defined as to move the feet around by dragging or to mix up the order of objects.
Multiple groups doing the same thing in a uniform fashion, but starting at different, evenly-spaced, times or places (attested from 1856).
To lie soaked in a liquid.
To be disposed of by sale:
To act or function in a confused or directionless manner; struggle:
(US) To make a mistake in.
struggle; be in the dark
Find another word for flounder. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for flounder, like: struggle, bumble, bungle, wallow, fumble, hesitate, toss, falter, flatfish, flounce and fluke.