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gangly

adjective uk   us   /ˈɡæŋ.ɡli/ (also gangling, uk   /ˈɡæŋ.ɡlɪŋ/ us   )
A person, usually a boy or young man, who is very tall and thin and moves awkwardly: a gangly youth
Translations of “gangly”
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常指男孩或年輕男子)高瘦而笨拙的…
in Russian долговязый…
in Turkish uzun ince, zarif…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常指男孩或男青年)高瘦而笨拙的…
in Polish patykowaty…
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