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View synonyms for stumblebum

stumblebum

[ stuhm-buhl-buhm ]

noun

, Informal.
  1. a clumsy, second-rate prizefighter.
  2. a clumsy, incompetent person.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of stumblebum1

First recorded in 1930–35; stumble + bum 1

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