Definition of 'gangly'
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We listened politely as this gangly youth scratched through a song or two. Christianity Today (2000)He was very tall and gangly and looked different. The Sun (2014)He is slim and slightly gangly. The Sun (2012) Framed by gangly palm trees, the beach curved from one distant headland to another. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Tall and gangly, he is lolling against a wall with a pipe in his mouth. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He's so awkward and gangly, which often leads to him being penalised. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Because it didn't matter I was tall and gangly. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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