Word of the Day for Saturday, 17 March 2018
[buhng-guh l-suh m]
1. clumsy or awkward.
He is a little awkward, a little bunglesome in starting, but if you would--could exercise just a little patience for a few days--a day, I am sure he would please you.
-- Oscar Micheaux, The Homesteader, 1917
Bunglesomeis an Americanism dating back to 1885–90.