Definition of Bunglesome

1. Adjective. Difficult to handle or manage especially because of shape. "The cello, a rather ungainly instrument for a girl"

Exact synonyms: Awkward, Clumsy, Ungainly
Similar to: Unmanageable, Unwieldy
Derivative terms: Awkwardness



Definition of Bunglesome

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bunglesome

bungee ropes
bungees
bungey
bungeys
bungfu
bunghole
bungholes
bungie
bungies
bunging
bungle
bungled
bungler
bunglers
bungles
bunglesome (current term)
bungling
bunglingly
bunglings
bungo
bungpagga
bungs
bungstarter
bungstarters
bungy
bungy jumping
bungy jumpings
bunia
buniah
buniahs

Literary usage of Bunglesome

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1. Fundamental Facts for the Teacher by Elmer Burritt Bryan (1912)
"A bungler does bunglesome work; the result of bunglesome work is a bungler. A trifler does trifling work; the result of trifling work is that the trifler is ..."

2. One of Ours by Willa Cather (1922)
"... back in squeaky Sunday shoes and a bunglesome cut-away coat. The latter was not required of him, but he wore it for revenge. During supper Mrs. Wheeler ..."

3. Economic Motives: A Study in the Psychological Foundations of Economic by Dickinson, Zenas Clark, 1889- (1922)
"... and the ' selling ' methods may moreover be bunglesome. But gradually we may expect to see all the new effective arts of persuasion utilized for ..."

4. Papers and Proceedings of the Annual Meeting by American Economic Association (1920)
"Indeed their luxury tax, which served as a model for our own, was finally considered too bunglesome to deserve a trial and has never been put into operation ..."

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