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un·hand·y

 (ŭn-hăn′dē)
adj. un·hand·i·er, un·hand·i·est
1. Difficult to handle or manage; unwieldy.
2. Lacking manual skill or dexterity.

un·hand′i·ly adv.
un·hand′i·ness n.

unhandy

(ʌnˈhændɪ)
adj
1. not skilful with one's hands; clumsy; awkward
2. inconvenient

un•hand•y

(ʌnˈhæn di)

adj. -hand•i•er, -hand•i•est.
1. not skillful in manual work; clumsy; inept.
2. inconveniently placed or arranged.
3. difficult to handle or use, as tools or objects.
[1655–65]
un•hand′i•ly, adv.
un•hand′i•ness, n.
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unhandy

adjective
Difficult to handle or manage:
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unhandy

[ʌnˈhændɪ] ADJ [person] → desmañado; [thing] → incómodo
to be unhandy with sthser desmañado en el manejo de algo

unhandy

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