inelegant Definition

  • 1not graceful or stylish in appearance or manner
  • 2lacking refinement or taste

Using inelegant: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "inelegant" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

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    The building's design was criticized for being inelegant and unattractive.

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    Her speech was full of inelegant phrases and grammatical errors.

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    The party decorations were cheap and inelegant.

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    His outfit was inelegant and outdated.

inelegant Synonyms and Antonyms


Summary: inelegant in Brief

The term 'inelegant' [ˌɪnˈelɪɡənt] refers to something that is not graceful or stylish, lacking refinement or taste. It can be used to describe anything from a building's design to a person's speech or outfit. Synonyms include 'awkward,' 'clumsy,' and 'unrefined,' while antonyms include 'elegant,' 'graceful,' and 'refined.'