Associations to the word «Clumsy»


CLUMSY, adjective. Awkward, lacking coordination, not graceful, not dextrous
CLUMSY, adjective. Not elegant or well-planned, lacking tact or subtlety
CLUMSY, adjective. Awkward or inefficient in use or construction, difficult to handle or manage especially because of shape
CLUMSY, noun. (informal) (fairly rare) A clumsy person.

Dictionary definition

CLUMSY, adjective. Lacking grace in movement or posture; "a gawky lad with long ungainly legs"; "clumsy fingers"; "what an ungainly creature a giraffe is"; "heaved his unwieldy figure out of his chair".
CLUMSY, adjective. Not elegant or graceful in expression; "an awkward prose style"; "a clumsy apology"; "his cumbersome writing style"; "if the rumor is true, can anything be more inept than to repeat it now?".
CLUMSY, adjective. Difficult to handle or manage especially because of shape; "an awkward bundle to carry"; "a load of bunglesome paraphernalia"; "clumsy wooden shoes"; "the cello, a rather ungainly instrument for a girl".
CLUMSY, adjective. Showing lack of skill or aptitude; "a bungling workman"; "did a clumsy job"; "his fumbling attempt to put up a shelf".

Wise words

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