Synonyms for lumbering

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lumbering(adj)

    the trade of cutting or preparing or selling timber


  2. heavy, lumbering, ponderous(adj)

    slow and laborious because of weight

    laboured, sullen, laborious, overweight, toilsome, intemperate, with child(p), sound, wakeless, dense, grueling, heavy(p), threatening, grave, cloggy, heavy(a), large(p), clayey, enceinte, grievous, fleshy, weighed down, hard, weighty, impenetrable, gruelling, expectant, lumbering, ponderous, backbreaking, sonorous, great(p), profound, operose, heavy, arduous, big(a), labored, punishing, gravid, big(p), lowering, leaden


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lumbering(a.)

    trudging, moving slowly

  2. lumbering(a.)

    cumbrous, cumbersome, clumsy, awkward, unwieldy

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logging, forestry

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