WORD OF THE DAY


WORD OF THE DAY
HobbledehoyHA-bəl-dee-hoyPart of speech: nounOrigin: Unknown, mid 16th century
1A clumsy or awkward youth.
 
Examples of Hobbledehoy in a sentence “I felt like a real hobbledehoy at my first job.” “Now that Jennifer’s braces were off, she was ready to leave her days of being a hobbledehoy behind.”