Definition of gangly
Examples of gangly in a Sentence
a gangly teenager who was born to play varsity basketball
Recent Examples of gangly from the Web
While there is still plenty of the growing season left it’s a good time to remove unwanted limbs and trim back gangly shoots to keep plantings in bounds.
For quite a while, astronomers didn't know if galaxies were actively merging or if a fraction of galaxies just looked all weird and gangly and that's the way the universe worked.
The gangly O’Brien, a former writer for The Simpsons, rarely let a week go by without making fun of Trekkies and Star Wars fans.
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GANGLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of gangly for English Language Learners
: tall, thin, and awkward
: long and thin
GANGLY Defined for Kids
Definition of gangly for Students
: tall, thin, and awkward a gangly teenager
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