What does bumbling mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bumbling, bungling, butterfingered, ham-fisted, ham-handed, handless, heavy-handed, left-handed(adj)

    lacking physical movement skills, especially with the hands

    "a bumbling mechanic"; "a bungling performance"; "ham-handed governmental interference"; "could scarcely empty a scuttle of ashes, so handless was the poor creature"- Mary H. Vorse

Wiktionary

  1. bumbling(Noun)

    An act of bumbling, a mistake or error especially through clumsiness.

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    Alex
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How to say bumbling in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bumbling in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bumbling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of bumbling in a Sentence

  1. Chris Farley:

    The (original) concept was the Shrek character was a little bit more like Chris, like a humble, bumbling innocent guy.

  2. Suranand Vejjajiva:

    A lot of people ... say he's a bumbling fool. But he's not. He's smart enough, but does he have the world view or the perspective to run the country? I doubt it.

  3. Nigel Kneale:

    We're not quite so bumbling and hopeless as you like to think.

  4. Kansas University David Frayer:

    Neanderthals are often thought of to be simple-minded mumbling, bumbling, stumbling fools, but the more we know about them the more sophisticated they've become.

  5. Minxin Pei:

    Now things are getting better and he wants to show that his leadership has been a success, the messaging is that we should see the Wests response as bumbling and incompetent.

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