One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘The cumbersomeness and time-consuming nature of these new arrangements have resulted in only six countries benefiting from them.’
- ‘The wrong-headed pressures toward centralization and state bureaucracy, the sheer cumbersomeness of its political mechanisms, the wide cultural gaps papered over by the union, could eventually lead to meltdown.’
- ‘A soldier grabbed his battle-axe; struggling with its weight and cumbersomeness, another lifted the blades and carried it away.’
- ‘To cut down on the cumbersomeness, I'm just going to post new ones on the archives page from now on.’
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