German translation of 'flail'
Example Sentences Including 'flail'
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Britain is flailing around, trying to catch up.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It's a mystery why more actresses don't go down like dominoes with legs flailing and backsides in the air.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
That's an elbow, not a flailing arm.The Sun (2013)
It boomed and tugged wildly, flailing at my left ear, but there was no time to deal with it.IN FORKBEARD&apos;S WAKE: Coasting Round Scandinavia (2003)
This leaves the majority flailing around trying to sort things out alone, or dumping their angst on family and friends.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
From all this you are probably guessing that I am flailing around for excuses for a woeful underperformance this year.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He was kicking and punching, his arms and legs flailing like a madman.The Sun (2008)
Legs flailing, they trample over each other for Weetabix and milk.The Sun (2011)
One is hoisted up on a chain while dying, its legs flailing.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
She was screaming, flailing around, hitting her head and injuring herself.The Sun (2015)
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British English: flail VERB
If your arms or legs flail or if you flail them about, they wave about in an energetic but uncontrolled way.
His arms were flailing in all directions.
Translation of flail from the Collins English to German Dictionary