Definitions For Flounder


  • Any of various European and non-European marine flatfish
  • Flesh of any of various American and European flatfish
  • A type of fish that has a flat body and that is eaten as food


  • Walk with great difficulty
  • Behave awkwardly; have difficulties
  • To move in an awkward way with a lot of difficulty and effort
  • To be unsure about what to do or say
  • To have a lot of problems and difficulties

Is Flounder a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Flounder is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Flounder in a Sentence

  • The horses were floundering through the deep snow.
  • He was floundering around in the pool like an amateur.
  • After watching me flounder for a few minutes, my instructor took over.

Synonyms for Flounder

Antonyms for Flounder

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