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fumble

1. verb to be awkward with hands2. verb of speech3. verb SPOR drop ball etc4. noun SPOR act of dropping ball etc5. noun sexual encounter6. noun awkward action 1 verb (also fumble about, fumble around) to be awkward with hands INTRANSITIVEbheith ag útamáilbheith ag fuirseoireachtto fumble with sth bheith ag méirínteacht le rud, bheith ag útamáil le rudto fumble for sth bheith ag útamáil ar lorg ruda 2 verb of speech TRANSITIVEhe was fumbling his words bhí sé ag cogaint a chuid focal, bhí sé ag mungailt a chuid cainteshe was fumbling for her words at first bhí sí ag sealgaireacht ar a cuid focal ag an tús, bhí sí ag dodaireacht ar dtús
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3 verb SPOR drop ball etc TRANSITIVEshe fumbled the ball thit an liathróid as a lámh, ní bhfuair sí greim ceart ar an liathróid 4 noun SPOR act of dropping ball etca fumble from the keeper caused the third goal tháinig an tríú cúl nuair a thit a liathróid as lámha an chúl báire 5 noun informal sexual encountergliúmáil informal fem  c m ucrúbáil informal  c m uméirínteacht informal fem3  c m u 6 noun awkward actionútamáil fem3  c m uméiseáil fem  c m uabláil fem3  c m u