Usage examples for stumbles

  1. The dark clouds of humanity are already tinged with the golden radiance of the dawn, but the sun of righteousness has not yet arisen upon the world with healing on his wings; the light of truth still struggles in the womb of darkness, and man stumbles on to the fulfilment of his sublime and mysterious destiny. – Roughing it in the Bush by Susanna Moodie
  2. Meantime if he stumbles on what looks like a trail to the watering- place, he will set a trap. – The Story of the Trapper by A. C. Laut
  3. Then the semi- monthly came to ease our literary nerves; and now the weekly magazine stumbles rapt and wistful, on the heels of men of genius. – The Lost Art of Reading by Gerald Stanley Lee