stumblebum

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noun stum·ble·bum \ˈstəm-bəl-ˌbəm\

Definition of stumblebum

  1. :  a clumsy or inept person; especially :  an inept boxer

Examples of stumblebum in a Sentence

  1. His political opponents have portrayed him as an inept stumblebum.

First Known Use of stumblebum

1932

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STUMBLEBUM Defined for English Language Learners

stumblebum

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Definition of stumblebum for English Language Learners

  • : a clumsy and stupid person


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