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  • adj. Not graceful; displeasing.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Not graceful; displeasing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Ungracious; ungraceful; disagreeable.

Etymologies

French malgracieux. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The rose-bench was a rather sorry affair, for it had been set out in this exposed place by a former gardener who had forgotten that the direct winds from the Sound are malgracious to roses.

    Children of the Whirlwind

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