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bob·ble

bobble

 
pronunciation:
ba bl
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a clumsily executed movement or fumble, as in sports, or any such inept mistake.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: bobbles, bobbling, bobbled
definition: to execute (something) incorrectly or fumble an object, such as a ball.
The clarinetist bobbled a note during his solo.
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