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English definition of “have two left feet”

have two left feet

humorous
to move in a very awkward way when dancing: When we danced together, I discovered he had two left feet.Inability and awkwardnessMoving unsteadily or with difficulty
(Definition of have two left feet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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