Definition of ungainly adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    ungainly

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ʌnˈɡeɪnli//
     
     
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  1. 1moving in a way that is not smooth or elegant synonym awkward
  2. 2 He was a tall, ungainly boy of 15.
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