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bungling

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  1. showing or marked by a lack of skill and tact (as in dealing with a situation) I refuse to let that bungling incompetent insult me again Synonyms of bungling botched, awkward, clumsy, fumbled, inept, inexpert, maladroitWords Related to bungling amateur, amateurish, crude, green, incompetent, ineffectual, inefficient, inexperienced, unpolished, unprofessional, unskilled, unskillful; careless, sloppy, tacky, tactless, undiplomatic; ill-advised, ineffective, ineffectual, misdirected, misguidedNear Antonyms of bungling able, accomplished, adept, capable, clever, competent, consummate, crackerjack, expert, masterful, masterly, polished, professional, proficient, skilled, skillful, talented; diplomatic, easy, effortless, gracious, smooth, tactfulAntonyms of bungling adroit, deft, dexterous (also dextrous), facile


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