noun dum·ble·dor \ˈdəmbəlˌdō(ə)r, -ȯ(ə)r\
variants: less commonly


\ˈdəmbəlˌdō(ə)r, -ȯ(ə)r\

Definition of dumbledor



  1. 1 dialectal :  bumblebee

  2. 2 dialectal :  cockchafer

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Origin and Etymology of dumbledor

dumble + dor

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