clumsy clumsy  /ˈkləm zi/


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


  1. Killing Lincoln (Blu-ray)

    Skip It THE FILM: This film adaptation of Bill O'Reilly's novel "Killing Lincoln" originally aired on the National Geographic Channel, which partially explains why it struggles to find a consistent tone. On one hand, Killing Lincoln is a historical drama that plays very much like a theatrical film. The other involves clumsy, story-moving narration from Tom Hanks, some of which is delivered in ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: DVD Talk

  2. Getting your organization ready for SDN: Part 1

    Today, functioning networks hide many faults. Software-defined networking (SDN) offers network operators a solution for poor traffic visibility and clumsy operational systems. A network actively, reactively, and proactively defined by software is far more ready than one constructed of static devices, connections, and configurations.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: GigaOM

  3. Mac & Mac's Pick: The night-blind anteater

    LONDON -- London zookeepers will be taking special care of a clumsy anteater.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: WEEK News 25 Central Illinois


  1. President Obama told Chinese students in Shanghai Sunday that he doesn't use the website Twitter because his "thumbs are too clumsy to type in things on the phone."
    on Nov 16, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: NewsBusters (blog)

  2. Addressing tabloid photos of her falling in the street, Lindsay said, "I'm the most clumsy person in the world. I do trip a lot. I fall. I walk into walls sometimes."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Lindsay Lohan Source: KGET 17

  3. "In such conditions, sometimes you can make clumsy gestures out of love," Evra said of the practice walkout on Sunday, adding it was a "group decision."
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Patrice Evra Source: The Canadian Press

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