klutz klutz  /ˈkləts/


  • (n) (Yiddish) a clumsy dolt


  1. Boris Karloff is a perfect klutz as the monstrously eager lover of Elsa Lanchester, whose creator, the divinely hysterical Colin Clive, endowed her with virginity and attitude.
  2. Although I've never snowboarded in my life, and am a klutz on skis, for a few minutes, I actually felt like a sports star.
  3. It's My Turn confirms what Starting Over suggested: that Jill Clayburgh is Hollywood's most adorable klutz.


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  1. "I think I'm more like Cassie than I am like Lilly," Osment says of her "Hannah Montana" character. "Cassie's a little more relaxed and Lilly's kind of very excited and kind of a klutz and kind of ditzy sometimes. She's not very bright. And,...
    on Oct 18, 2007 By: Emily Osment Source: San Jose Mercury News

  2. "No," Alba said, laughing, "it was really easy. It's funny because some of the stuff I did in the movie I didn't do on purpose. It just sort of happened because I'm a total and complete klutz. I always have to watch it, because when I'm feeling...
    on Sep 20, 2007 By: Jessica Alba Source: Newsday

  3. "I've been known as a klutz my entire life," Porizkova said before the practices began. "My family called me as graceful as a two-by-four."
    on Mar 20, 2007 By: Paulina Porizkova Source: 10News.com

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