Definition of cloddishly in US English:

cloddishly

adverb

  • See cloddish

    • ‘Lois could also be cloddishly insulting.’
    • ‘The statement followed an apology he emailed to Colorado Media Matters, in which he called the original remarks a ‘point I cloddishly tried to make.’’
    • ‘The beamed dining room, for example, is pleasant and proper, neither cloddishly rustic or oppressively smart.’
    • ‘The creature then proceeds to rear its ugly head in a few dimly lighted and cloddishly edited murder scenes.’
    • ‘This is all cloddishly written, though explicit in the extreme.’