groping groping  /ˈɡroʊ pɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) acting with uncertainty or hesitance or lack of confidence

Usage(s):

  1. And on that same afternoon, human naturegroping and flailing in mysteries of its ownrose to the occasion.
  2. A year after Lehman Brothers collapsed, the world is still groping for ways to prevent the next financial crisis.

News

  1. Vito Lopez's Escapades Earned Him a Record-Setting Fine

    Vito Lopez never faced criminal charges for the sexual harassment and groping that cost him his job as a New York State assemblyman. But he will get a fine.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  2. Vito Lopez fined in Assembly sex harassment case

    A state legislative commission levied a $330,000 fine against a once-powerful assemblyman accused of groping, intimidating and manipulating young female staffers.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WABC-TV New York

  3. Ethics Commission Slaps Vito Lopez With $330,000 Fine

    A state legislative commission on Tuesday levied a fine of $330,000 against a once-powerful assemblyman accused of groping, intimidating and manipulating young female staffers in a 2012 scandal that is still shaking the Assembly.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CBS New York

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Quotes

  1. "There's a lot of people kind of groping in the semidarkness," said Reed, the former Christian Coalition director who himself was tarred in the Abramoff scandal, "trying to figure out what a post-Reagan, post-Bush Republican Party looks...
    on Aug 19, 2008 By: Ralph Reed Source: Amador Ledger-Dispatch

  2. "We rode John Wall," Calipari said on Wednesday. "We were groping for offense and we just gave it to him and said, make some baskets."
    on Dec 9, 2009 By: John Calipari Source: SI.com

  3. "It was enough," said John Adams, "to melt a heart of stone. I saw the tears gush into the eyes of the old, grave, pacifist Quakers of Philadelphia." "In this situation of this Assembly, groping as it were in the dark to find political...
    on Jan 14, 2009 By: John Adams Source: RealClearPolitics (blog)

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