Online Google Dictionary

stumble 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Font size:

stumbles, 3rd person singular present; stumbled, past participle; stumbling, present participle; stumbled, past tense;
  1. Trip or momentarily lose one's balance; almost fall
    • - her foot caught a shoe and she stumbled
  2. Trip repeatedly as one walks
    • - his legs still weak, he stumbled after them
  3. Make a mistake or repeated mistakes in speaking
    • - she stumbled over the words
  4. Find or encounter by chance
    • - they stumbled across a farmer selling 25 acres
  1. An act of stumbling

  2. A stumbling walk
    • - he parodied my groping stumble across the stage

  1. lurch: an unsteady uneven gait
  2. walk unsteadily; "The drunk man stumbled about"
  3. miss a step and fall or nearly fall; "She stumbled over the tree root"
  4. trip: an unintentional but embarrassing blunder; "he recited the whole poem without a single trip"; "he arranged his robes to avoid a trip-up later"; "confusion caused his unfortunate misstep"
  5. encounter by chance; "I stumbled across a long-lost cousin last night in a restaurant"
  6. make an error; "She slipped up and revealed the name"
  7. Stumble is Prakash Belawadi's debut film. It won the Indian National Film Award for Best Feature Film in English in 2003. It depicts the new economy, the dot-com bust, stock market scams, mutual funds, and voluntary retirement.
  8. "The Stumble" is an instrumental blues song originally composed by the guitarist Freddie King. It has been recorded by scores of artists including: Anthony Hawkins of "Black Merda", Luther Allison, Jeff Beck, Eric Bell, Canned Heat, Dave Edmunds, Peter Green, Steve Hackett, Bugs Henderson, Love ...
  9. Stumbles (also spelt Stumbels) is a family name probably originating in the United Kingdom but nowadays also found in Australia, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Canada, and the United States.
  10. (Stumbling) StumbleUpon is a discovery engine that finds the best of the web, recommended to each unique user. It allows its users to discover and rate Web pages, photos, and videos that are personalized to their tastes and interests using peer-sourcing and social-networking principles.
  11. a fall, trip or substantial misstep; an error or blunder; to trip or fall; to make a mistake or have trouble
  12. (stumbly) prone to stumble </
  13. (Stumbled) The term used when a blog or website post or page has been submitted to the popular website, StumbleUpon. StumbleUpon is a popular website that allows registered users to notify other registered users of exceptionally good (or bad) web pages or blog posts. ...
  14. (Stumbled) This occurs when a horse either loses his footing at the start and is scrambling to regain his best stride, or when he is caught in tight quarters and forced to steady. Another possibility is when a horse clips a rival's heels.
  15. (Stumbling) Incomplete anterior phase of the stride of a front leg. In other words, the hoof hits the ground going forward and the horse can stumble or fall.
  16. If you stumble in a dream while walking or running, you will meet with disfavor, and obstructions will bar your path to success, but you will eventually surmount them, if you do not fall.
  17. (v) abınırģa, çıģıb qalırģa, tübеb qalırģa
  18. One who sins or makes a mistake or causes one to sin or make a mistake.