Synonyms to beat about

about ship, back and fill, bear away, bear off, bear to starboard, beat, box off, break, bring about, bring round, cant, cant round, cast, cast about, change course, change the heading, come about, double a point, fetch about, go about, gybe, heave round, jibe, jibe all standing, miss stays, ply, put about, put back, round a point, sheer, shift, slew, swerve, swing round, swing the stern, tack, throw about, turn, turn back, veer, wear, wear ship, wind, yaw, agonize, ache, afflict, agonize over, ail, anguish, battle, be at sea, be uncertain, bear, bite, blanch, bleed, blench, bloody, brood over, buffet, burn, chafe, claw, contend, convulse, crucify, cut, desolate, distress, doubt, endure, excruciate, feel pain, feel the pangs, feel unsure, fester, fight, flounder, fret, gall, give pain, gnaw, go hard with, grate, grieve, grimace, grind, gripe, grope, grunt and sweat, harrow, hassle, have a misery, huff and puff, hurt, impale, inflame, inflict pain, irritate, kill by inches, lacerate, lancinate, macerate, martyr, martyrize, mope, mourn, nip, pain, pierce, pinch, pine, pine away, pound, prick, prolong th