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cumbrous

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of cumbrous

  1. difficult to use or operate especially because of size, weight, or design <it took two people to haul the cumbrous machine into the garage> Synonyms awkward, bunglesome, clumsy, clunky, cranky, cumbersome, ponderous, ungainly, unhandy, unwieldyRelated Words uncontrollable, unmanageable; bulky, dinosaurian, dinosauric, elephantine, heavy, hulking, massive; impracticable, impracticalNear Antonyms functional, practicable, practical, serviceable, usefulAntonyms handy




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