grope grope  /ˈɡroʊp/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act of groping; and instance of groping
  2. (v) feel about uncertainly or blindly
  3. (v) search blindly or uncertainly
  4. (v) fondle for sexual pleasure

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. She chooses the swinger scene, which leads to a half-dozen specialty numbers: boy-girl, girl-girl, group grope.
  2. Until now you've had to grope through your v-mail by ear, blindly, like an eyeless cave-creature.
  3. Every airport manager in the nation is aware of the looming crisis, and many have already begun to grope for solutions.

News

  1. Photos: This Is Likely The NSA Whistleblower's Girlfriend

    As we grope for something, anything to sate our desire to prolong the sense of shock and wonder we felt when Edward Snowden revealed his identity as America's Conscience, Inside Edition opens its trenchcoat and comes to the rescue. Lindsay Mills, a graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art, is allegedly the woman Snowden left behind so he could become The Man The U.S. Wants To Murder ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Gothamist

  2. Accused U. of U. groper pleads guilty to lesser charges

    A man admitted Friday that in 2011 he tried to grope several women on and around the University of Utah campus.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

Quotes

  1. Brad told the Los Angeles Times: "Once you hit 40, you start re-examining the math of it all. I'll trade wisdom for youth any day. I don't have to grope as much for the character. I can get there quicker, so it's not as much trial and error. Also,...
    on Dec 29, 2008 By: Brad Pitt Source: South Wales Evening Post

  2. Keisha said: "The video was really cool to make but there were a few 'accidents' caused by Amelle. I say 'accidents' because I don't know how many times you can grope someone and call it an accident. Amelle was standing on private parts, touching...
    on Dec 21, 2008 By: Keisha Buchanan Source: Glasgow Daily Record

  3. "They should deal with them rather than grope for the explanation, whereby Russia hinders them from sorting out these problems," Lavrov added.
    on May 20, 2008 By: Sergey Lavrov Source: Kommersant

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