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Synonyms for cumbersome

Synonyms for (adjective) cumbersome

Synonyms: inept, ill-chosen, inapt, cumbersome, awkward, clumsy Definition: not elegant or graceful in expression Usage: an awkward prose style; a clumsy apology; his cumbersome writing style; if the rumor is true, can anything be more inept than to repeat it now?

Similar words: infelicitous Definition: not appropriate in application; defective Usage: an infelicitous remark; infelicitous phrasing; the infelicitous typesetting was due to illegible copy

Synonyms: cumbersome, cumbrous Definition: difficult to handle or use especially because of size or weight Usage: a cumbersome piece of machinery; cumbrous protective clothing

Similar words: unwieldy, unmanageable Definition: difficult to use or handle or manage because of size or weight or shape Usage: we set about towing the unwieldy structure into the shelter; almost dropped the unwieldy parcel