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synonyms for inelegance

  • awkwardness
  • clumsiness
  • crudeness
  • gawkiness
  • gracelessness
  • ineptitude
  • uncoordination
  • indecency
  • barbarism
  • blunder
  • gaffe
  • gaucherie
  • goof
  • immodesty
  • impudence
  • incongruity
  • incorrectness
  • indecorum
  • rudeness
  • slip
  • solecism
  • unseemliness
  • unsuitability
  • vulgarism
  • vulgarity
  • faux pas
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antonyms for inelegance

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  • coordination
  • experience
  • grace
  • sophistication
    • correction
    • decency
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      How to use inelegance in a sentence

      These stay in much more securely than the AirPods, and the button-based user interface on the Jaybirds is much more straightforward, which you will either appreciate for its simplicity or scoff at for its inelegance.
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      I did not like motor vehicles and had indeed never entered one before, having always maintained their inelegance.
      IT PAYS TO SMILENINA WILCOX PUTNAM
      Little can be gathered from the scanty remains of his works, except some idea of the harshness and inelegance of his diction.
      THE ROMAN POETS OF THE REPUBLICWILLIAM YOUNG SELLAR
      Its inelegance and rawness are excused in part by its evident solidity and sincerity of appearance.
      LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCE, VOL. XXVI., DECEMBER, 1880.VARIOUS
      There was a stiffness and inelegance in his address which prepossessed me strongly against him.
      PELHAM, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
      For the first time his soul revolted against the dull inelegance of Capel Street.
      DUBLINERSJAMES JOYCE
      To these had been added here and there pieces of many different styles and shades of modern inelegance.
      ONE WOMAN'S LIFEROBERT HERRICK
      "I'll say you'll do, Mrs. Stephen Courtlandt," she encouraged with gay inelegance.
      THE TRAIL OF CONFLICTEMILIE BAKER LORING
      Maurice was struck for a moment, but soon saw that the remark was innocent of any inelegance of speech.
      THE PUPPET CROWNHAROLD MACGRATH
      In the act there was the inelegance of one whose feelings are nipped and wishes defeated.
      THE MAYOR OF CASTERBRIDGETHOMAS HARDY
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      WORDS RELATED TO INELEGANCE

      • awkwardness
      • clumsiness
      • crudeness
      • gawkiness
      • gracelessness
      • inelegance
      • ineptitude
      • uncoordination
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