Yet ‘Little George’, as he is known despite the fact that he is a tall gangling figure, is seen as a new force.
A tall, gangling figure, he simultaneously apologises, flings off his jacket, tells me why his breakfast meeting over-ran and checks his emails, all in a blur of long legs and dark blue suit.
The gangling forward may appear ungainly but he finished his run into the area to latch on to a through ball with a neat stab past him.
He was a gangling teenage boy with a burning desire for a big game rifle of his own.
A tall gangling officer, wearing only his underwear, stood up and spread his arms out for quiet.
Staffers lunching in the building's canteen nod respectfully at this gangling , spectacled intruder.
At times she's a gangling , anti-social adolescent, and at others a snobbish know-it-all, but she's always riveting.
Watson was 24, an awkward, gangling American, whose hair, Bill has noted, ‘appears in photographs to be straining to attach itself to some powerful magnet just out of frame’.
The small fat arms that once clamped round my neck, the sturdy legs with muddy knees, are replaced with long gangling limbs that sprawl untidily, in sharp angles, across my sofa.
Two years or so ago he was a gangling schoolboy, but we have worked hard and he has worked hard.