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gangling

adjective gan·gling \ˈgaŋ-gliŋ, -glən\

Definition of GANGLING

:  loosely and awkwardly built :  lanky

Examples of GANGLING

  1. <the riders at the barn just loved the gangling newborn colt>

Origin of GANGLING

perhaps alteration of Scots gangrel vagrant, lanky person
First Known Use: 1764

Rhymes with GANGLING

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