clumsily Definition

  • 1in a way that lacks skill or grace; awkwardly
  • 2in a way that is likely to cause accidents or mistakes

Using clumsily: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "clumsily" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    He clumsily spilled the coffee on his shirt.

  • Example

    She walked clumsily in her new high heels.

  • Example

    The child was trying to draw, but he was doing it clumsily.

clumsily Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for clumsily

Antonyms for clumsily


Summary: clumsily in Brief

The adverb 'clumsily' [ˈklʌmzɪli] describes actions that lack skill or grace and are often awkward or likely to cause accidents or mistakes. Examples include spilling coffee, walking in new high heels, or drawing poorly.