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cumbersome (adj.)

late 14c., "burdensome, troublesome," from cumber (v.) + -some (1). Meaning "unwieldy, inconvenient, hard to carry" is from 1590s. Cumberless "free from care or encumbrance" (1580s) is rare. Related: Cumbersomely; cumbersomeness.

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Definitions of cumbersome

cumbersome (adj.)
difficult to handle or use especially because of size or weight;
a cumbersome piece of machinery
Synonyms: cumbrous
cumbersome (adj.)
not elegant or graceful in expression;
his cumbersome writing style
Synonyms: awkward / clumsy / inapt / inept / ill-chosen
From wordnet.princeton.edu