Meaning of “gangly” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “gangly” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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us /ˈɡæŋ·ɡli/ also gangling, /ˈɡæŋ·ɡlɪŋ/

tall, thin, and awkward in movement:

Susan showed up with a tall, gangly boy.

(Definition of “gangly” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)