To search or attempt to find something in the dark, or, as a blind person, by feeling; to move about hesitatingly, as in darkness or obscurity; to feel one's way, as with the hands, when one can not see.
To search out by feeling in the dark; as, we groped our way at midnight.
To examine; to test; to sound.
grope in Dutch is voelen, bevoelen, tasten, betasten
grope in German is tasten
grope in Italian is tastare
grope in Spanish is tentar
grope in Swedish is treva, famla