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Commission industry chief Thierry Breton pointed to the ungainly sight of multiple charging cables.
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As ungainly as bison look, they can run at speeds of up to 30 miles an hour and jump a six-foot fence.
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Presently his blunt ungainly head rose within ten feet of them.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
Though ungainly in appearance and with no oratorical talent, he was witty and formidable in debate.
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It was a heavy ungainly looking object when finished, and it required much ingenuity on my part to launch it.
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Bob lay upon some sacks in an ungainly attitude, and the jolting had not broken his heavy sleep.
THE GIRL FROM KELLER'SHAROLD BINDLOSS
Slowly rising from his seat was a figure as ungainly as the other had been elegant.
THE ROSE OF OLD ST. LOUISMARY DILLON
One of them was tall and ungainly and had a strange swinging motion as he walked across the fields.
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Several times George nudged Fred as he pointed toward the ungainly figure which was somewhat dim in the obscure light.
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He was apparently about thirty years of age, long, ungainly and awkward in his every action.
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO UNGAINLY

  • awkward
  • clumsy
  • coarse
  • gawky
  • inelegant
  • lumbering
  • rusty
  • uncourtly
  • uncouth
  • ungainly
  • vulgar
  • wooden
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