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verb [T] uk   /ˈbʌŋ.ɡl̩/ us  
to do something wrong, in a careless or stupid wayFailing and doing badly
adjective uk   /-ɡl̩d/ us  
a bungled robberyFailing and doing badly
noun [C] uk   /-ɡlər/ us    /-ɡlɚ/
He's an incompetent bungler.Stupid and silly people
adjective uk   /-ɡlɪŋ/ us  
What bungling idiot did this?Inability and awkwardness
(Definition of bungle from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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