1. [ verb ] walk with great difficulty
Synonyms: stagger

"He staggered along in the heavy snow"

Related terms: walk lurch
2. [ verb ] behave awkwardly; have difficulties

"She is floundering in college"

Related terms: fight
3. [ noun ] (chemistry,food) flesh of any of various American and European flatfish
Related terms: flatfish turbot plaice sand_dab lemon_sole yellowtail_flounder
4. [ noun ] (zoology) any of various European and non-European marine flatfish
Related terms: flatfish
Similar spelling:   Flander