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Synonyms for bungling

Synonyms for (adjective) bungling

Synonyms: left-handed, ham-fisted, ham-handed, handless, heavy-handed, bumbling, bungling, butterfingered Definition: lacking physical movement skills, especially with the hands Usage: a bumbling mechanic; a bungling performance; ham-handed governmental interference; could scarcely empty a scuttle of ashes, so handless was the poor creature- Mary H. Vorse

Similar words: maladroit Definition: not adroit Usage: a maladroit movement of his hand caused the car to swerve; a maladroit translation; maladroit propaganda

Synonyms: bungling, clumsy, incompetent, fumbling Definition: showing lack of skill or aptitude Usage: a bungling workman; did a clumsy job; his fumbling attempt to put up a shelf

Similar words: unskilled Definition: not having or showing or requiring special skill or proficiency Usage: unskilled in the art of rhetoric; an enthusiastic but unskillful mountain climber; unskilled labor; workers in unskilled occupations are finding fewer and fewer job opportunities; unskilled workmanship