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ungainly


ungainly

adjective

Definition of UNGAINLY

1
difficult to use or operate especially because of size, weight, or design <getting the ungainly couch up the stairs was a real chore>
Antonyms handy
2
having or showing an inability to move in a graceful manner <the tree cutter was crushing any unlucky petunias that lay in the path of his ungainly tread>
Near Antonyms light, light-footed (also light-foot), lissome (also lissom), lithe, nimble, sure-footed

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