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Synonyms for lumbering

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lumbering(adj)

    the trade of cutting or preparing or selling timber

    Antonyms:
    light-footed

  2. heavy, lumbering, ponderous(adj)

    slow and laborious because of weight

    "the heavy tread of tired troops"; "moved with a lumbering sag-bellied trot"; "ponderous prehistoric beasts"; "a ponderous yawn"

    Synonyms:
    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

    Antonyms:
    light-footed

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lumbering(a.)

    Synonyms:
    trudging, moving slowly

  2. lumbering(a.)

    Synonyms:
    cumbrous, cumbersome, clumsy, awkward, unwieldy

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List of paraphrases:

logging, forestry


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