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all thumbs

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lacking or showing a lack of nimbleness in using one's hands
  • Some of the students in the pottery class were all thumbs, but they enjoyed themselves anyway.

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“All thumbs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/all%20thumbs. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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