Graceless - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡreɪsləs|  American pronunciation of the word graceless
Brit.  |ˈɡreɪsləs|  British pronunciation of the word graceless

adjective

- lacking graciousness

a totally graceless hostess

- lacking grace; clumsy(syn: ungraceful)

a graceless production of the play

- lacking social polish (syn: gauche, unpolished)

Examples

Her writing can be graceless and awkward at times.

...a graceless person who was a butterfingered lout when it came to playing basketball...

Your composition is quite graceless.

He was bad-tempered and graceless in defeat.

The soldiers were graceless with their heavy packs and helmets.

a graceless production of the play

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