German-English translation for "unbeholfen"

"unbeholfen" English translation

unbeholfen
Adjektiv | adjective adj <unbeholfener; unbeholfenst>

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  • awkward
    unbeholfen ungeschickt
    clumsy
    unbeholfen ungeschickt
    unbeholfen ungeschickt
examples
  • er ist sehr unbeholfen
    he is all fingers and thumbs
    er ist sehr unbeholfen
unbeholfen
Adverb | adverb adv

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examples
  • unbeholfen laufen (oder | orod gehen)
    to lumber (along)
    unbeholfen laufen (oder | orod gehen)
sich unbeholfen bewegen
sich unbeholfen bewegen
Mary's sister is shy and awkward.
Marias Schwester ist schüchtern und unbeholfen.
Source: Tatoeba
You know, this is just clumsy little baby steps.
Das sind nur unbeholfene kleine Babyschrittchen.
Source: TED
This is a picture of me from a very awkward stage in my life.
Das hier ist ein Bild von mir aus einer sehr unbeholfenen Phase meines Lebens.
Source: TED
They have a nerdy fascination.
Sie übten eine intelligente, aber sozial unbeholfene Faszination aus.
Source: Tatoeba
Moreover, his efforts here were amazingly clumsy.
Hinzukommt, dass seine Bemühungen erstaunlich unbeholfen waren.
Source: News-Commentary
That is the solution to the problem- not unhelpful comments on the budget.
Das wäre die Lösung des Problems- nicht diese unbeholfenen Bemerkungen zum Haushalt.
Source: Europarl
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