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Struggle or stagger clumsily in mud or water
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“The others watched him kick and flounder as he struggled up, then saw his feet disappear.”
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To act or be mentally confused or dumbfounded
“Perhaps fandom has colored my reaction to Season Five, but I found it annoying right out of the gate, and then watched it flounder about for a firm direction.”
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Be in serious difficulty
“As obvious as this is, most small businesses still miss a couple of key points and then wonder why their businesses flounder or at best stumble along.”
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To move clumsily or ploddingly
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Pause in indecision before saying or doing something
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To fail, especially in spectacular fashion
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To search with one's hands and fingers
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Talk with continued involuntary repetition of sounds, especially initial consonants
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To interfere with or put into a state of disorder
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Cause to become stuck in mud
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To go to a lower level, especially abruptly
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To become embroiled or implicated in
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Pleuronectiform
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An interaction between two parties in which information was not communicated as desired
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