Predicate: grope

Roleset id: grope.01 , grasp without looking, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

grope.01: GROPE-V NOTES: Based on WSJ. Member of VNcls rummage-35.5, touch-20-1. (from grope.01-v)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
grope (v.)Manipulation Seeking

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: groper (vnrole: 35.5-1-Agent, 20-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: groped (at) (vnrole: 35.5-1-Theme, 20-1-Experiencer)

Example: intransitive

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        More stocks opened over the ensuing half hour, as the 49 Big Board specialist firms in charge of keeping the market orderly groped to find buy orders from major brokerage firms to match the selling flood.

        Arg0: the 49 Big Board specialist firms in charge of keeping the market orderly
        Rel: groped
        Argm-prp: to find buy orders from major brokerage firms to match the selling flood

Example: finally!

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        John groped Mary. Then she broke his fingers.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: groped
        Arg1: Mary