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flounder
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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Definition
to have difficulty — such as to not know what to do or to move awkwardly on unsure footing
  • They floundered in the mud and dug their wheels down until finally the drivers cut off the motors and sat still, looking into the headlight beams.
    Chapter 30 (39% in)

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