to do clumsily and awkwardly; botch:
He bungled the job.
to perform or work clumsily or inadequately:
He is a fool who bungles consistently.
a bungling performance.
that which has been done clumsily or inadequately.
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(transitive) to spoil (an operation) through clumsiness, incompetence, etc; botch
a clumsy or unsuccessful performance or piece of work; mistake; botch
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inflammation of the synovial bursa of the great toe, usually resulting in enlargement of the joint and lateral displacement of the toe. Historical Examples The Bontoc Igorot Albert Ernest Jenks Green Valley Katharine Reynolds Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various Burroughs’ Encyclopaedia of Astounding Facts and Useful Information, 1889 Barkham Burroughs […]