What is the opposite of finesse?

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Noun
Opposite of great subtlety and tact in handling or manipulating people or difficult situations
Noun
Opposite of characterized by skill in an artful manner
Noun
Opposite of refinement or grace in one's appearance or comportment
Noun
Opposite of the ability to act or speak appropriately in social situations
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Opposite of the quality of being sophisticated
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Opposite of the fact of having great skill or knowledge in a given field
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Opposite of the ability to execute one's skills in an artful or crafty manner
Noun
Opposite of the skill in, or practice of, achieving one's ends through underhanded means
“How much better to employ honesty, kindness, and patience to build up the men we love, rather than trample them in the pursuit of our selfish desires.”
Noun
Opposite of the act of having an elevated stimulus upon one's intellect, emotion or creativity
“I am sometimes struck by periods of uninspiredness as an artist, but it rarely lasts.”
Verb
Opposite of to obtain, arrange, or achieve by indirect, complicated or intensive efforts
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Opposite of to scheme or plot, typically in a manipulative or deceitful manner
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Opposite of to evade or circumvent by cleverness or trickery
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Opposite of to exploit or use something to one's advantage
“As humans adapt to their environment, and as they change to meet new challenges posed by their constantly changing environments, their cultures change and evolve.”
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Opposite of to obtain, arrange, or achieve by indirect, complicated or intensive efforts
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Opposite of to get away from something, especially with cunning or skill
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Opposite of to shun or shy away from
“General pushing strength is useful to all athletes who participate in contact sports such as boxing, football, rugby and wrestling.”
Verb
Opposite of to succeed in avoiding or eluding someone or something dangerous or unpleasant
“People with diabetes are two times more likely to suffer a heart attack than those without it.”
Verb
Opposite of to gamble
“Jarrod is the kind of guy who likes to play it safe.”
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