Synonyms of grope in English:

grope


See definition of grope

verb

1‘Ruth groped for her sunglasses’

SYNONYMS

fumble, scrabble, fish, ferret, ferret about, ferret around, rummage, rummage about, rummage around, rummage round, root about, root around, feel, cast about, cast around, cast round, search, hunt, look

British informal rootle around

rare grabble, roust around

2‘he was accused of groping his secretaries’

SYNONYMS

fondle, touch

molest, interfere with, assault, sexually assault, abuse, sexually abuse

paw, maul, feel up, touch up, goose