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butterfingered

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of butterfingered

  1. lacking or showing a lack of nimbleness in using one's hands <I'm so butterfingered this morning—I keep dropping things> Synonyms awkward, clumsy, cack-handed [British], graceless, ham-fisted, ham-handed, handless, heavy-handed, left-handed, maladroit, unhandyRelated Words uncoordinated; bunglesome, bungling, gauche, inept, inexpert, unskilled, unskillfulNear Antonyms expert, masterly, skilled, skillful; coordinatedAntonyms deft, dexterous (also dextrous), handy, sure-handed




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