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flounder
used in The House of the Seven Gables

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Definition
to have difficulty — such as to not know what to do or to move awkwardly on unsure footing
  • "I want a half-pound of pork, to fry some first-rate flounders for Mr. Gubbins's breakfast; and, lady or not, Old Maid Pyncheon shall get up and serve me with it!"
    Chapter 19 — Alice's Posies (31% in)

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