ham-handed(redirected from ham handed)
In a clumsy manner; lacking care and skill. The candidate's ham-handed attempts to woo voters just ended up annoying them. Sorry for all the typos—I'm too ham-handed to hit the right keys on this tiny keyboard.
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mod. lacking dexterity; clumsy. If I wasn’t so ham-handed, I could probably fix the thing myself.
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