English translation of 'desengonçado'
desengonçadodesengonçada [dʒizẽɡõˈsadu, a]
1. (malseguro) rickety
2. (pessoa) ungainly
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'desengonçado' in Other Languages
British English: lanky /ˈlæŋkɪ/ ADJECTIVE
If you describe someone as lanky, you mean that they are tall and thin and move rather awkwardly.
He was six feet four, all lanky and leggy.
- American English: lanky
- Arabic: طَوِيلٌ مَعْ هُزَالٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: magricela
- Chinese: 瘦长的
- Croatian: štrkljav
- Czech: vytáhlý hubený
- Danish: ranglet
- Dutch: slungelig
- European Spanish: desgarbado
- Finnish: hintelä
- French: dégingandé
- German: schlaksig
- Greek: ψηλόλιγνος
- Italian: magro
- Japanese: ひょろ長い
- Korean: 마르고 호리호리한
- Norwegian: mager
- Polish: wychudzony
- European Portuguese: desengonçado
- Romanian: (despre persoane) deșirat
- Russian: долговязый
- Spanish: desgarbado
- Swedish: gänglig
- Thai: ผอมโย่ง
- Turkish: sırık gibi
- Ukrainian: довгов'язий
- Vietnamese: cao gầy
British English: lopsided ADJECTIVE
Something that is lopsided is uneven because one side is lower or heavier than the other.
His suit had shoulders that made him look lopsided.
Translation of desengonçado from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary