adjective grace·less \ˈgrās-ləs\

: awkward or clumsy

: having a style or shape that is not attractive or pleasing

: not kind or polite

Full Definition of GRACELESS

:  lacking in divine grace :  immoral, unregenerate
a :  lacking a sense of propriety <a graceless accusation>
b :  devoid of attractive qualities
:  artistically inept or unbeautiful <graceless dancing>
grace·less·ly adverb
grace·less·ness noun

Examples of GRACELESS

  1. Her writing can be graceless and awkward at times.
  2. <a graceless person who was a butterfingered lout when it came to playing basketball>

First Known Use of GRACELESS

14th century

Rhymes with GRACELESS


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