bungling

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adjective bun·gling \ˈbəŋ-g(ə-)liŋ\

Definition of bungling

  1. :  clumsily awkward or inept a bungling attempt at humor … her complaints about bungling doctors and mean-spirited nurses … — Michiko Kakutani

bunglingly

adverb a bunglingly inept investigation

1589

First Known Use of bungling

1589



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