ungainly Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"ungainly" in British English

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ungainlyadjective

uk   us   /ʌnˈɡeɪn.li/
awkward and without grace (= ​movingsmoothly and ​attractively) in ​movement: Ducks are ungainly on ​land.
(Definition of ungainly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ungainly" in American English

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ungainlyadjective

 us   /ʌnˈɡeɪn·li/
awkward in ​movement
(Definition of ungainly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ungainly”
in Spanish desgarbado, torpe…
in Vietnamese vụng về…
in Malaysian canggung, kekok…
in Thai อย่างไม่สง่างาม…
in French gauche…
in German plump…
in Chinese (Simplified) 笨手笨脚的, 举止不优雅的…
in Turkish hantal, beceriksiz, kaba…
in Russian неуклюжий…
in Indonesian canggung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 笨手笨腳的, 舉止不優雅的…
in Polish niezgrabny…
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