adverb see unhandy

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  • unhandily — See unhandy. * * * …   Universalium

  • unhandily — un·handily …   English syllables

  • unhandily — “+ adverb : in an unhandy manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • unhandy — unhandily, adv. unhandiness, n. /un han dee/, adj., unhandier, unhandiest. 1. not skillful in manual work: He s unhandy when it comes to fixing things around the house. 2. inconveniently placed or arranged. 3. difficult to handle or use, as tools …   Universalium

  • unhandy — adjective Date: 1664 1. hard to handle ; inconvenient 2. lacking in skill or dexterity ; awkward • unhandily adverb • unhandiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • unhandiness — See unhandily. * * * …   Universalium

  • ass backwards — Synonyms and related words: a rebours, a reculons, against the grain, anarchic, anticlockwise, arear, arsy varsy, astern, away, awkwardly, back, backward, backwards, balled up, bitched, bitched up, blunderingly, bollixed up, buggered, buggered up …   Moby Thesaurus

  • clumsily — Synonyms and related words: airily, any old way, any which way, anyhow, ass backwards, awkwardly, blunderingly, bunglingly, carelessly, casually, cumbersomely, cursorily, disregardfully, forgetfully, gracelessly, haphazardly, heedlessly, helter… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ill — Synonyms and related words: abomination, affection, ailing, ailment, amiss, apocalyptic, atrocity, bad, badly, baleful, bane, baneful, befoulment, below par, black, blight, bodeful, boding, complaint, condition, corruption, criminal, critically… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • badly — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [In an ineffectual or incompetent manner] Syn. wrongly, imperfectly, ineffectively, inefficiently, poorly, unsatisfactorily, crudely, boorishly, unskillfully, defectively, weakly, haphazardly, clumsily, carelessly,… …   English dictionary for students

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