Definition of bloomer:
butcher, stumble, blunderer, bumbler, fumble, blunder, botch, pratfall, bull, stumbler, correct, bungler, boner, fumbler, botcher, bungle, boo-boo, foul-up, fuckup, foozle, flub, sad sack, goof, botcher, blooper, muff.
- "My Studio Neighbors", William Hamilton Gibson.
Greatness certainly has its drawbacks, as the Duchess of Bloomer once said to the author, after she had been sitting on a dry- goods box with a nail in it, and had, therefore, called forth adverse criticism.- "Comic History of England", Bill Nye.
- "Eighty Years And More; Reminiscences 1815-1897", Elizabeth Cady Stanton.