Examples of inelegant in a Sentence
inelegant teens still learning how to act at formal events
inelegant furniture that looked like it belonged in a budget motel
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In San Francisco, where it is widely supposed that conservatives are full of excrement, many locals remain oblivious to their town’s hyper-conservative streak even as folks protesting scooters adopt the inelegant tactic of defecating on them.
The asteroid has the inelegant name of 2015 BZ509, indicating the year of its discovery.
In fact, this rehab stay was Robin and Susan’s understandably inelegant fix for a problem that had no solution.
The inelegant solution was to keep using census figures from 1971, an arrangement that became indefinite.
During the first trial, Wyatt often held forth outside the courthouse with inelegant commentary.
Even when the romantic trio seem too aware of the laughs, watching them — particularly the wonderfully inelegant Ms. Khosh — is a delight.
Tesla has an inelegant solution where the visor sits on the A-pillar and can be swung out to magnetically connect to the rear-view mirror.
For a time it was even called the Zein—an inelegant name which pays no homage to the ship’s iconic former owner.
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INELEGANT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of inelegant for English Language Learners
: not graceful, attractive, or polite : not elegant
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