Definitions for lubberly

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word lubberly

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lubberly(adj)

    clumsy and unskilled

    "a big stupid lubberly fellow"

  2. lubberly, landlubberly(adj)

    inexperienced in seamanship

    "of all landlubbers the most lubberly"


  1. lubberly(Adverb)

    In the manner of a landlubber.

  2. lubberly(Adjective)

    Clumsy and stupid; resembling a lubber (an inexperienced person).

  3. lubberly(Adjective)

    Lacking in seamanship; of or suitable to a landlubber who is new to being at sea and unfamiliar with the ways of a sailor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lubberly(adj)

    like a lubber; clumsy

  2. Lubberly(adverb)

    clumsily; awkwardly


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