Synonyms and Antonyms 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 Synonyms of ungainly awkward, bunglesome, clumsy, clunky, cranky, cumbrous, ponderous, cumbersome, unhandy, unwieldyWords Related to ungainly uncontrollable, unmanageable; bulky, dinosaurian, dinosauric, elephantine, heavy, hulking, massive; impracticable, impracticalNear Antonyms of ungainly functional, practicable, practical, serviceable, usefulAntonyms of ungainly 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 Synonyms of ungainly awkward, gawkish, gawky, graceless, klutzy, uncoordinated, clumsyWords Related to ungainly galumphing, larruping [dialect], lubberly, lumbering, lumpish, shambling, shuffling, unsteady, wobbly (also wabbly)Near Antonyms of ungainly light, light-footed (also light-foot), lissome (also lissom), lithe, nimble, sure-footedAntonyms of ungainly coordinated, graceful
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