bumble around

When someone bumbles around or bumbles about, they behave in a confused, disorganized way, making mistakes and usually not achieving anything.

[V P] Most of us are novices on the computer. We bumble about on them and have great fun.

(in BRIT, also use bumble about)

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • bumble — bum|ble [ˈbʌmbəl] v [Date: 1500 1600; Origin: Probably from bungle] 1.) [i]also bumble on to speak in a confused way so that no one can understand you ▪ What was Karl bumbling on about? 2.) also bumble around to move in an unsteady way …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bumble — verb (I) 1 also bumble on to speak in a confused way so that no one can understand you: I really don t know what Karl was bumbling on about. 2 also bumble around to move in an unsteady way …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • bumble — [[t]bʌ̱mb(ə)l[/t]] bumbles, bumbling, bumbled Phrasal Verbs: bumble around …   English dictionary

  • Around the World (Aqua) — Around The World Single par Aqua extrait de l’album Aquarius Durée 3 min 28 s Genre(s) Bubblegum dance Label Universal …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bumble Bees — Single par Aqua extrait de l’album Aquarius Durée 3 min 52 s Genre Bubblegum dance Label Universal …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bumble — Bum ble, v. i. to act ineptly or without clear understanding of what one is doing; to blunder; to stumble about; sometimes used with around. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bumble bee — For other uses, see Bumblebee (disambiguation) and Bombus (disambiguation). Bombus Bombus terrestris Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Bumble Bees (song) — Infobox Single Name = Bumble Bees Artist = Aqua from Album = Aquarius Released = August 2000 December 2000 Format = 12 , CD single Genre = Pop Length = 3:52 Label = MCA Last single = Around the World (2000) This single = Bumble Bees (2000) Next… …   Wikipedia

  • Bumble Bee Slim — Infobox musical artist Name = Bumble Bee Slim Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = solo singer Birth name = Amos Easton Alias = Born = Birth date|1905|5|7 Brunswick, Georgia, U.S. Origin = Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S. Died = Death date… …   Wikipedia

  • Around the World (Aqua song) — Infobox Single Name = Around the World Artist = Aqua from Album = Aquarius Released = May 2000 December 2000 Format = 12 Genre = Pop Length = 3:28 Label = MCA Last single = Cartoon Heroes (2000) This single = Around the World (2000) Next single …   Wikipedia


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