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Definition of: flounder

(floundər) v.i.
1. To struggle clumsily; move awkwardly as if mired or injured.
2. To proceed, as in speech or action, in a clumsy or confused manner; muddle.
noun A stumbling or struggling motion.
[? Blend of FLOUNCE2 and FOUNDER2]
—floun′der·ing·ly
adverb

Definition of: flounder

(floundər) noun
1. One of certain species of flatfish, valued as a food fish; especially, the winter flounder (Pseudopleuronectes americanus) of the North Atlantic coast, and the California flounder (Platichthys stellatus).
2. Any of several flat fish other than sole. [<AF floundre, prob. <Scand. Cf. Sw. flundra.]

Most often used phrases:

righteye flounder
winter flounder
starry flounder
flounder bothus
flounder paralichthys
flounder platichthys
lefteye flounder
flounder arnoglossus
flounder pseudorhombus
flounder pseudopleuronectes
flounder family
european flounder
large tooth flounder
southern flounder
flounder rhombosolea

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"flounder" has the frequency of use of 0.0001% on city-data.com forum

"flounder" has the frequency of use of 0.0001% on en.wikipedia.org.

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