New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: bubble · fumble · humble · jumble · mumble · rumble · tumble · bramble · crumble · grumble
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bumble

1 verb move clumsily INTRANSITIVEbheith ag bacadradhshe bumbled out onto the stage tháinig sí amach ar an ardán go ciotach 2 verb speak unclearly INTRANSITIVEdo chuid focal a shlogadhdo chuid focal a chogainthe's been bumbling and mumbling all night tá sé ag mungailt agus ag briotaireacht leis an oíche ar fad
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3 verb continue aimlessly INTRANSITIVEbheith ag treabhadh leatbheith ag streachailt leatshe's been bumbling along since 1995 tá sí ag treabhadh léi ó 1995
phrasal verbs

bumble about

(also

bumble around

) 1 (v + adv) move around ineffectually INTRANSITIVEbheith ag bacadradh thartbheith ag guairdeall thartbheith ag útamáil tharthe spends his days bumbling around caitheann sé an lá ag bacadradh thart, caitheann sé an lá ag únfairt thart 2 (v + prep) move around (place) ineffectually TRANSITIVEbheith ag bacadradh timpeallbheith ag guairdeall thart arhe was bumbling about the theatre bhí sé ag bacadradh timpeall na hamharclainne