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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: ungainly(0.00871 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to ungainly.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: lacking grace in movement or posture; “a gawky lad with long
ungainly legs”; “clumsy fingers”; “what an ungainly
creature a giraffe is”; “heaved his unwieldy figure
out of his chair” [syn: gawky, clumsy, clunky, unwieldy]
2: difficult to handle or manage especially because of shape;
“an awkward bundle to carry”; “a load of bunglesome
paraphernalia”; “clumsy wooden shoes”; “the cello, a
rather ungainly instrument for a girl” [syn: awkward, bunglesome,
[also: ungainliest, ungainlier]
English → English (gcide)
Ungainly \Un*gain"ly\, adv.
In an ungainly manner.
Ungainly \Un*gain"ly\, a. [OE. ungeinliche, adv., fr. ungein
inconvenient; un- + Icel. gegn ready, serviceable; adv.,
against, opposite. See Un- not, and Gain, a., Again.]
1. Not gainly; not expert or dexterous; clumsy; awkward;
uncouth; as, an ungainly strut in walking.
His ungainly figure and eccentric manners.
2. Unsuitable; unprofitable. [Obs.] --Hammond.