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Synonyms of clumsy in English:


  • 1 in her haste she was clumsy
    [Antonyms] graceful
  • 2 a clumsy contraption
    unwieldy, unmanageable, cumbersome, bulky, hulking, heavy, solid, awkward, unmanoeuvrable
    [Antonyms] elegant
  • 3 he said a clumsy farewell
    gauche, awkward, graceless, unpolished, unsubtle, crude, uncouth, boorish, crass;
    tactless, insensitive, thoughtless, inconsiderate, undiplomatic, indelicate, impolitic, injudicious, ill-judged
    [Antonyms] tactful
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