Word Of The Week (WOW #17)

Word Of the Week (WOW) is a weekly meme created by Heena Rathore P. (me), it’s a fun way to improve one’s vocabulary by learning new words every week.

WOWIf you want to participate then simply do a post with your WORD and leave the link to your post as a comment on one of my WOW post.

HERE’S THIS WEEK’S WOW:

harrow-3WORD:

Klutz

PART OF SPEECH:

klutzs: plural noun klutziness: noun klutzy: adjective (klutzier, klutziest)

PRONUNCIATION

klŭts

MEANING: 

a clumsy, awkward, or foolish person.

SYNONYMS:

ANTONYMS:

WORD ORIGIN: 

1960s: from Yiddish klots ‘wooden block’.

USE IN SENTENCE: 

  • I’m a complete klutz on the dance floor.
  • how can she be such a klutz after studying ballet for so many years?
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Good ol’ Goofy 🙂

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This is the worst!


I hope you guys like this word and hope it’s useful to you in some or the other way! If you want to check out more words like this, then visit my page:

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26 Comments on “Word Of The Week (WOW #17)

  1. I’ve been a bit of a klutz all my life, Heena, so I’m not likely to change now. My husband is just the opposite, so we get along just fine! It’s a very good word for more modern stories, but wouldn’t be useful to me in my Viking Tales. 🙂

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