English to Afrikaans Meaning :: clumsy

lomp
Clumsy :
onbeholpe
- onbeholpelomp
 

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Adjective(1) lacking grace in movement or posture(2) not elegant or graceful in expression(3) difficult to handle or manage especially because of shape(4) showing lack of skill or aptitude

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(1) On the other hand, I always was a clumsy , accident-prone little boy.(2) It looked and felt so clumsy , so unwieldy, so artificial.(3) His downfall came only when he made a clumsy and inept attempt to forge her will, to claim her legacy for himself.(4) Alex, with his clumsy manners, his awkward yet almost sweet behavior and his captivating personality.(5) Here's an alternative to clumsy , heavy snow chains.(6) Eventually, I made our excuses and took her home, worried that I had ruined yet another woman's life with my clumsy social skills.(7) I'm so completely clumsy and incapable of handling a sword or a gun that I just gave up on it.(8) Last year I was daft enough to get the guy to help me with the counter top and the clumsy fellow managed to gouge a great chunk out of the kitchen wall.(9) His retaliations are clumsy and awkward in comparison.(10) I was in a strange land, where small, clumsy , country boys were not appreciated.(11) I was far too clumsy in social situations to attempt a visit, not even to apologize for something that had been plaguing me with guilt all day.(12) The bear was big and frightening, but his clumsy movements made people laugh.(13) The reason seems to be that they are clumsy and difficult to manoeuvre.(14) Simple self promotion is jarring, far too revealing and far too blunt, gauche, clumsy , and vulgar.(15) Iron ploughs engineered to reduce soil resistance replaced clumsy wooden ones, increasing ploughing productivity.(16) But, at the heart of this argument, I have reached the conclusion that I'm a slightly clumsy , rather ineffectual speaker.
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(1) clumsy person ::
onbeholpe persoon
Synonyms
Adjective
1. awkward ::
ongemaklike
2. unwieldy ::
lomp
3. gauche ::
Gauche
4. ungainly ::
lomp
6. inapt ::
onbekwaam
Antonyms
1. deft ::
aardig
2. handy ::
handig
Different Forms
clumsily, clumsy
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