bunglesome

adjective
bun·​gle·​some | \ ˈbəŋ-gəl-səm How to pronounce bunglesome (audio) \

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Synonyms & Antonyms for bunglesome

Synonyms

awkward, clumsy, clunky, cranky, cumbersome, cumbrous, ponderous, ungainly, unhandy, unwieldy

Antonyms

handy

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Examples of bunglesome in a Sentence

get rid of that bunglesome old suitcase and buy something with wheels

First Known Use of bunglesome

circa 1889, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bunglesome was circa 1889

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