One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1dialect, archaic Big and clumsy.‘they employed two great lubberly men’
2informal Characteristic of a landlubber; unseamanlike.‘the lubberly and untidy habits of members of the crew’
In a clumsy or unskilful manner.
Late 16th century: from lubber.
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