lubberly lubberly

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) clumsy and unskilled
  2. (adj) inexperienced in seamanship

Usage(s):

  1. The Los Angeles takeoff was lubberly.
  2. As the islands slide by, embedded in their wrinkled sheet of sapphire, you run over your limited skills and lubberly sailing experience and watch your confidence begin to ebb.
  3. This is the second time that I have taken occasion to call your attention to the inaccurate and lubberly character of your ship news.
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