Definitions for (adjective) cumbersome
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?
Main entry: cumbersome, cumbrous
Definition: difficult to handle or use especially because of size or weight
Usage: a cumbersome piece of machinery; cumbrous protective clothing