Definitions for lubberly
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word lubberly
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a big, clumsy, stupid person; lout.
Origin of lubber:
1325–75; ME lobre
clumsy and unskilled
"a big stupid lubberly fellow"
inexperienced in seamanship
"of all landlubbers the most lubberly"
In the manner of a landlubber.
Clumsy and stupid; resembling a lubber (an inexperienced person).
Lacking in seamanship; of or suitable to a landlubber who is new to being at sea and unfamiliar with the ways of a sailor.
like a lubber; clumsy
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