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English definition of “be all fingers and thumbs”

be all fingers and thumbs

UK (US be all thumbs)
to move your hands in an awkward way: I'm all fingers and thumbs today. That's the second plate I've dropped this morning .Inability and awkwardness
(Definition of be all fingers and thumbs from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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