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bumble

Pronunciation: /ˈbʌmbəl/

Translation of bumble in Spanish:

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • (+ adverb complement/+ adverbio predicativo) (walk) caminar a tropezones or trastabillando; (speak) hablar deshilvanadamente
    Example sentences
    • Legislative Assembly Speaker Judy Maddigan was not there, although bumbling and soon departing Jim Claven was, chairing the meeting so tragically that Bracksy didn't even notice him.
    • And in a parliamentary debate before the war, he rescued a bumbling John Major by speaking passionately in favour of war.
    • When he won, the elite questioned whether the college dropout was up to running the country and scoffed at his reputation as a bumbling public speaker, bon vivant and serial womanizer.

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