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English noun: unwieldiness

1. unwieldiness (attribute) the quality of being difficult to direct or control by reason of complexity


SamplesAvoiding the unwieldiness of formal legal processes.
The onset of unwieldiness and bureaucracy in large organizations.


Broader (hypernym)inconvenience, troublesomeness, worriment

2. unwieldiness (attribute) trouble in carrying or managing caused by bulk or shape


SamplesThe movers cursed the unwieldiness of the big piano.


Synonymsawkwardness, cumbersomeness


Broader (hypernym)inconvenience, troublesomeness, worriment









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