Definitions for: Bumble


[v] speak haltingly
[v] walk unsteadily
[v] make a mess of, destroy or ruin



Webster (1913) Definition: Bum"ble, n. [See Bump to boom.] (Zo["o]l.)
The bittern. [Local, Eng.]


Bum"ble, v. i.
To make a hollow or humming noise, like that of a bumblebee;
to cry as a bittern.

As a bittern bumbleth in the mire. --Chaucer.

Synonyms: ball up, blow, bobble, bollix, bollix up, bollocks, bollocks up, botch, botch up, bungle, falter, falter, flub, fluff, foul up, fuck up, fumble, louse up, mess up, mishandle, muck up, muff, screw up, spoil, stammer, stumble, stutter

See Also: fail, go wrong, miscarry, mouth, speak, talk, utter, verbalise, verbalize, walk

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Famous Quotes Containing Bumble:


Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain, and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams.

-- Ashley Smith (American Celebrity)

Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldn't be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesn't know it so it goes on flying anyway.

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You've got to bumble forward into the unknown.

-- Frank Gehry (American Architect)


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