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clumsy

adjective  us   /ˈklʌm·zi/
awkward in movement or manner: I’m so clumsy – I keep dropping things. Clumsy also means done in an awkward or embarrassing way: He subsequently wrote a letter to the magazine in an admittedly clumsy try at explaining his viewpoint. Something that is clumsy is too big or complicated to be dealt with easily: She would be at the mercy of a clumsy bureaucracy.
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