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lumbersome Line breaks: lum¦ber|some
Pronunciation: /ˈlʌmbəs(ə)m/

Definition of lumbersome in English:


Bulky and awkward to handle or use: my body was lumbersome and sluggish and it slowed me down
More example sentences
  • It is a lumbersome car that had poor handling and tight steering that makes it almost impossible to parallel park.
  • Soon he heard the door of the cab closed and the voice of the coachman, followed by the rumbling of the lumbersome vehicle as it shook the windowpanes.


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