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English definition of “ham-fisted”

ham-fisted

adjective uk   /ˌhæmˈfɪs.tɪd/ us    /-t̬ɪd/ mainly UK (US ham-handed)
doing things in an awkward or unskilled way when using the hands or dealing with people: The report criticizes the ham-fisted way in which complaints were dealt with.Inability and awkwardness
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