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klutz (n.)

1967, American English, from Yiddish klots "clumsy person, blockhead," literally "block, lump," from Middle High German klotz "lump, ball." Compare German klotz "boor, clod," literally "wooden block" (see clot (n.)).

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Definitions of klutz

klutz (n.)
(Yiddish) a clumsy dolt;
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