Examples of ugly duckling in a Sentence
The house is an ugly duckling, but it has a lot of potential.
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Maybe there is a happy ending in store for this ugly duckling hue, after all.
Did his school chums not know about the whole ugly duckling phenomenon?
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UGLY DUCKLING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of ugly duckling for English Language Learners
: a person or thing that is not attractive or successful but that is likely to become attractive or successful in the future
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