Definition of gangly in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡaŋɡli/

adjective (ganglier, gangliest)

Another term for gangling.
Example sentences
  • If it fits and is well cut, the tailcoat can turn any man - short or gangly, fat or lanky - into an Adonis.
  • The imbalance gives her a rangy look, slightly adolescent, gangly rather than sleek.
  • There's a reason Mitchell, a skinny, gangly sophomore, looked like him.

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Line breaks: gan¦gly

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