GRE Word List

UNGAINLY

(of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument

The meaning of the word ungainly is (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument.

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