lummox

noun lum·mox \ ˈlə-məks , -miks \
Updated on: 19 Mar 2018

Definition of lummox

: a clumsy person

Examples of lummox in a Sentence

  1. that player is a lummox in the outfield, with three errors just this week

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Origin and Etymology of lummox

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