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gangly

adjective

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being tall, thin and usually loose-jointed
  • a gangly teenager who was born to play varsity basketball

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The first known use of gangly was in 1871

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“Gangly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gangly. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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