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Inconvenient to use; hard to handle; unwieldy
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  1. Inconvenient to use; hard to handle; unwieldy
  2. Not easily managed or effected; embarrassing
  3. Difficult to effect; uncomfortable:
Not pleasant or agreeable; causing discomfort
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  1. Not pleasant or agreeable; causing discomfort
  2. Ill at ease; uneasy.
  3. Not comfortable; feeling discomfort
Requiring considerable effort or skill; not easy to do or accomplish:
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  1. Requiring considerable effort or skill; not easy to do or accomplish:
  2. Not easy to endure; full of hardship or trouble; trying:
  3. Not easy to comprehend, solve, or explain:
Difficult to understand; not clear as lacking order, chaotic etc
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  1. Difficult to understand; not clear as lacking order, chaotic etc
Very confusing, perplexing, or baffling, often due to a very large choice being available.
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  1. Very confusing, perplexing, or baffling, often due to a very large choice being available.
Animated; brisk:
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  1. Animated; brisk:
  2. Lively, quick (speech, pace).
  3. (Informal) Very fast, good, lively, etc.
Pleasing to the senses, especially in a subtle way:
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  1. Pleasing to the senses, especially in a subtle way:
  2. Having or showing a sensitive or, sometimes, finicky distaste for what is considered offensive or improper
  3. Easily broken or damaged:
Tending to take offense with slight cause; oversensitive.
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  1. Tending to take offense with slight cause; oversensitive.
  2. Requiring special tact or skill in handling; delicate:
  3. Easily offended; oversensitive; irritable
Requiring skillful or tactful handling; delicate:
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  1. Requiring skillful or tactful handling; delicate:
  2. Needing careful handling; precarious; delicate
  3. Very sensitive or easily upset; touchy
Giving offense; indecent.
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  1. Giving offense; indecent.
  2. Causing or meriting shame or disgrace; disgraceful
  3. (Obsolete) Full of shame; ashamed.
Characterized by or causing trouble, irritation, difficulty, distress, inconvenience, etc.
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  1. Characterized by or causing trouble, irritation, difficulty, distress, inconvenience, etc.
  2. Giving trouble or anxiety; vexatious; burdensome; wearisome.
Causing worry or anxiety
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  1. Causing worry or anxiety
  2. Said of a person: inclined to worry.
Not to one's liking; unpleasant or offensive.
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  1. Not to one's liking; unpleasant or offensive.
  2. Hard to get along with; quarrelsome
  3. Exciting repugnance; offensive to the feelings or senses; displeasing; unpleasant.
(--- Obs.) Not appropriate
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  1. (--- Obs.) Not appropriate
  2. Not accessible; hard to reach.
  3. Not favorable to one's comfort; difficult to do, use, or get to; causing trouble or bother; unhandy
Inappropriate or ill-timed; not opportune.
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  1. Inappropriate or ill-timed; not opportune.
  2. At an inconvenient or inappropriate time
  3. Unsuitable for some particular purpose
Incompetent, ineffective, or powerless
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  1. Incompetent, ineffective, or powerless
  2. Impossible to control; involuntary:
  3. Not able to help oneself; weak
Not in accord with accepted standards of decency or morality.
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  1. Not in accord with accepted standards of decency or morality.
  2. Not seemly; not decent or proper; unbecoming; indecorous
  3. Not suited to the circumstances; inappropriate:
Not capable of being endured, used, agreed to, etc. because disagreeable or unsuitable
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  1. Not capable of being endured, used, agreed to, etc. because disagreeable or unsuitable
  2. Not capable of being done easily or conveniently
  3. Extremely difficult to deal with or tolerate:
Awkward; constrained
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  1. Awkward; constrained
  2. Lacking a sense of security; anxious or apprehensive:
  3. (Rare) Not easy; difficult.
That can have more than one interpretation; having two or more meanings; purposely vague, misleading, or ambiguous
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  1. That can have more than one interpretation; having two or more meanings; purposely vague, misleading, or ambiguous
  2. Uncertain, as an indication or sign; doubtful, incongruous.
  3. Characterized by a mixture of opposing elements and therefore questionable or uncertain:
Causing annoyance, weariness, or vexation:
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  1. Causing annoyance, weariness, or vexation:
  2. Disagreeable or troublesome by reason of long continuance or repetition; bothersome; annoying; irritating; wearisome; tedious.
  3. That tends to irk; tiresome or annoying
Having two or more possible meanings
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  1. Having two or more possible meanings
  2. Open to more than one interpretation:
  3. Not clear; indefinite; vague
  1. Not manageable; not readily submitting to handling or management; not easily restrained, governed, or directed; not controllable.
  2. Difficult to carry or maneuver; unwieldy:
Able or likely to stick.
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  1. Able or likely to stick.
  2. (Informal) Difficult to deal with; troublesome
  3. (Informal) Painful or difficult:
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