adjective (clunkier, clunkiest)informal
1Awkwardly solid, heavy, and outdated: even last year’s laptops look clunky clunky brown shoes figurative surprisingly clunky comedy
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- I have to learn this old-fashioned clunky hardware.
- They have created a keyboard that's clunky, loud and heavy.
- Installed on a laptop, it takes the place of many pieces of antiquated and clunky video gear that were formerly needed to ensure high quality video recording.
Words that rhyme with clunkychunky, flunkey, funky, hunky, junkie, junky, monkey, punky, spunky
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