Her steed mumbled something inaudible as he restarted his ungainly walk to the church doors.
Mothers and fathers send out the message that boys are awkward, ungainly and silly.
Under the low slanting ceiling of the bathroom, he seems clumsy and ungainly .
The thin, ungainly boy didn't seem to have the makings of a star gymnast.
Do we identify with the ungainly , terrified wretch who will soon be dead meat, or do we get a thrill imagining ourselves as the sleek, athletic predator?
But there was also a beauty in the ungainly awkwardness but obvious enthusiasm of the supporting roles.
I was ungainly and I was bored by sport, which in Australia is a sure sign that you're a bad person.
In spite of the ungainly figure he cuts, there is something instantly soothing about the monk.
The high ceilings and unbroken expanses of wall in such a house can make the rooms seem awkward and ungainly .
I was always a bit awkward and ungainly as a child, so I thought that maybe I was just on the clumsy side.