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ungainly
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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Definition
lacking grace in movement or appearance; or difficult to handle or manage — especially because of shape
  • It was after dinner, and the Bishop had settled himself for a pleasant season of contemplation, when the bell must needs ring, and there must burst in upon the Bishop a letter and a thin, ungainly Negro.
    Chapter 12 (62% in)

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