Origin of lummox
Examples from the Web for lummox
The lummox rose to her feet with a broad grin and permitted herself to be taken out.The Story of a Doctor's Telephone--Told by His Wife|Ellen M. Firebaugh
British Dictionary definitions for lummox
Word Origin for lummox
Word Origin and History for lummox
1825, East Anglian slang, perhaps from dumb ox, influenced by lumbering; or from E. Anglian dialectal form of verb lummock "move heavily or clumsily," of uncertain origin.