Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Fumble"

The meaning of "Fumble" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Fumble mean?
A:
- for Noun: an act of using the hands clumsily while doing or handling something
Ex: to fumble the ball
- for Verb: use the hands clumsily while doing or handling something
Ex: to fumble in one’s pocket for a key

Example sentences using "Fumble"

Q: Please show me example sentences with Fumble, fumble around, fumble with.
A:
"I fumbled with the wires to try to get the computer to work."

"I fumbled with the keys, in a hurry to get in the house."

"My sister fumbled around with Legos, and now we're missing parts."

"I told you not to fumble around with those! Now it's broken!"
Q: Please show me example sentences with Fumble.
A: Fumble means to drop or be unable to carry something. An example would be,

"I fumble my cup every time I try to pick it up."

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