What does clumsiness mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. awkwardness, clumsiness, ineptness, ineptitude, maladroitness, slowness(noun)

    unskillfulness resulting from a lack of training

  2. awkwardness, clumsiness(noun)

    the carriage of someone whose movements and posture are ungainly or inelegant

  3. awkwardness, clumsiness, gracelessness, stiffness(noun)

    the inelegance of someone stiff and unrelaxed (as by embarrassment)


  1. clumsiness(Noun)

    A lack of coordination or elegance; the condition or quality of being clumsy.

    He dropped them not out of spite, but out of clumsiness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Clumsiness(noun)

    the quality of being clumsy

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of clumsiness in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of clumsiness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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  • Plumpheit, Unbeholfenheit, UngeschicklichkeitGerman
  • αδεξιότηταGreek
  • kömpelyysFinnish
  • inélégance, maladresseFrench
  • liopastachtIrish
  • otrombaságHungarian
  • sgraziataggine, goffaggine, inettitudineItalian
  • 不手際, ふき, ドジJapanese
  • მოუქნელობაGeorgian
  • неповоро́тливость, неуклю́жестьRussian
  • не̏згра̄пно̄ст, гло̏ма̄зно̄ст, nȅzgrāpnōst, glȍmāznōstSerbo-Croatian
  • klumpighetSwedish

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