AskDefine | Define gangly

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gangly adj
1 tall and thin and having long slender limbs; "a gangling teenager"; "a lanky kid transformed almost overnight into a handsome young man" [syn: gangling, lanky, rangy]
2 ungracefully tall and thin [syn: gangling, lanky]

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  1. Tall and thin, especially so as to cause physical awkwardness; lanky.

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