Clumsy vs Unsatisfactory - What's the difference?

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Clumsy is a related term of unsatisfactory.


As adjectives the difference between clumsy and unsatisfactory

is that clumsy is awkward, lacking coordination, not graceful, not dextrous while unsatisfactory is inadequate, substandard or not satisfactory.

As a noun clumsy

is a person.

clumsy

English

Adjective

(er)
  • awkward, lacking coordination, not graceful, not dextrous
  • He's very clumsy . I wouldn't trust him with carrying the dishes.
  • Not elegant or well-planned, lacking tact or subtlety
  • It is a clumsy solution, but it might work for now.
    What a clumsy joke...
  • awkward or inefficient in use or construction, difficult to handle or manage especially because of shape
  • Noun

    (clumsies)
  • A person.
  • Synonyms

    * butterfingers * klutz

    See also

    * clumsies

    Anagrams

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    unsatisfactory

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • inadequate, substandard or not satisfactory