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  • 161incommodious — adj 1. inconvenient, unhandy, unsuitable, disadvantageous; bothersome, irksome. 2. cramped, restricted, Obs. incapacious, unroomy, boxy, cell like; narrow, confined, tiny, Inf. teeny, lacking elbow room …

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  • 162incompetent — adj 1. unfit, unqualified, incapable, unable; inefficient, ineffectual, ineffective; inadequate, insufficient, deficient, unequal, unapt, unsuitable, lacking qualifications, useless. 2. inept, awkward, bungling, clumsy, maladroit, gauche;… …

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  • 163inexpert — adj unskilled, untrained, unschooled, untutored, unpracticed, unseasoned, green, inexperienced; incompetent, unskillful, left handed, maladroit, bunglesome; unhandy, inept, clumsy, awkward, bungling, bumbling, blundering …

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  • 164lumbering — adj 1. clumsy, awkward, ungraceful, ungainly; oafish, doltish, cloddish, heavy footed, lubberly, bearish, bovine, lumpish, hulking; stodgy, stolid, heavy, unwieldy, ponderous; stiff, uneasy, wooden, gawky, constrained. 2. bungling, blundering,… …

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  • 165maladroit — adj 1. unskillful, unskilled, inexpert, Fr. inhabile. inept, unhandy; unapt, unfit, unsuited, unqualified; incompetent, uncompetent, inefficient, Inf. no good. 2. awkward, clumsy, like a bull in a china shop, Sl. klutzy, bumbling, bungling, left… …

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  • 166stiff — adj 1. rigid, firm, unpliable, inflexible, unmalleable, unbending, unyielding, resistant; impervious, impenetrable, impregnable, repelling, unassailable, rugged; brittle, crisp, dried out, Inf. stiff as a board. 2.(all of a person or animal)… …

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  • 167uncoordinated — adj clumsy, awkward, ungraceful, ungainly, Sl. unco; oafish, doltish, cloddish, lumbering, clodhopping, heavy footed, lubberly, lumpish, hulking, bovine; unhandy, inept, bungling, bumbling, blundering, clownish; unskillful, left handed, maladroit …

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  • 168ungainly — adj 1. awkward, clumsy, ungraceful; unhandy, inept, inexpert, unskillful, maladroit, bumbling, clownish, bungling, bunglesome, blundering; ambisinister, left handed, Inf. all thumbs, Inf. butterfingered, Sl. klutzy, like a bull in a china shop;… …

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  • 169unskillful — adj maladroit, inept, unhandy, inexpert, Fr. inhabile; unskilled, untrained, untaught, undrilled, undisciplined, inexperienced, amateurish; unapt, unfit, unqualified, incapable, incompetent; awkward, clumsy, gauche, fumbling, bumbling, bungling,… …

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  • 170unwieldy — adj unmanageable, unhandy, hard to handle, awkward, clumsy, ungainly; bulky, substantial, large, massive, huge; heavy, hefty, ponderous, cumbrous, cumbersome, weighty …

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  • 171awkward — /ˈɔkwəd / (say awkwuhd) adjective 1. lacking dexterity or skill; clumsy; bungling. 2. ungraceful; ungainly; uncouth: awkward gestures. 3. ill adapted for use or handling; unhandy: an awkward method. 4. requiring caution; somewhat hazardous: there …

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  • 172available — [adj] ready for use accessible, achievable, applicable, at hand, at one’s disposal*, attainable, come at able*, convenient, derivable from, feasible, free, getatable*, handy, obtainable, on deck*, on hand*, on tap*, open to, possible, prepared,… …

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  • 173bulky — [adj] huge awkward, beefy, big, colossal, cumbersome, cumbrous, enormous, gross, heavy, hefty, high, hulking, immense, large, long, mammoth, massive, ponderous, substantial, unhandy, unmanageable, unwieldy, voluminous, weighty; concept 781 Ant.… …

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  • 174clumsy — [adj] not agile; awkward all thumbs*, blundering, blunderous, bulky, bumbling, bungling, butterfingered*, clownish, crude, elephantine, gauche, gawkish, gawky, graceless, ham handed*, heavy, heavy handed, helpless, hulking, ill shaped,… …

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  • 175convenient — [adj1] appropriate, useful acceptable, accommodating, adaptable, adapted, advantageous, agreeable, aiding, assisting, available, beneficial, comfortable, commodious, conducive, contributive, decent, favorable, fit, fitted, good, handy, helpful,… …

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  • 176cumbersome — [adj] clumsy, awkward bulky, burdensome, clunker, clunking, clunky, cumbrous, embarrassing, galumphing, heavy, hefty, incommodious, inconvenient, leaden, massive, oppressive, ponderous, tiresome, unhandy, unmanageable, unwieldy, wearisome,… …

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  • 177deft — [adj] agile, clever able, adept, adroit, apt, crack, cute, dexterous, expert, fleet, handy, having good hands, having know how, ingenious, neat, nimble, proficient, prompt, quick, ready, skilled, skillful; concept 527 Ant. awkward, clumsy, inept …

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  • 178dexterous — [adj] ingenious, proficient able, active, acute, adept, adroit, agile, apt, artful, canny, clever, crack*, crackerjack*, deft, effortless, expert, facile, handy, having the know how*, masterly, neat, nimble, nimblefingered, prompt, quick, savvy,… …

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  • 179graceful — [adj] agile, charming, lovely adroit, aesthetic, artistic, balletic, beautiful, becoming, comely, controlled, curvaceous, dainty, decorative, delicate, dexterous, easy, elastic, elegant, exquisite, fair, fine, flowing, handsome, harmonious,… …

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  • 180halting — [adj] hesitant awkward, bumbling, clumsy, doubtful, faltering, gauche, imperfect, indecisive, inept, irresolute, labored, limping, lumbering, maladroit, slow, stammering, stumbling, stuttering, tentative, uncertain, unhandy, vacillating,… …

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