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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ugly duckling(noun)

    an ugly or unpromising child who grows into a beautiful or worthy person


  1. ugly duckling(Noun)

    A young person who is ugly, but who is expected to become beautiful as they mature.

  2. Origin: From a fairy tale of a duckling, considered ugly, that matures into a magnificent swan.


  1. Ugly Duckling

    Ugly Duckling is an American hip hop group that formed around 1993 in Long Beach, California. Ugly Duckling's members include Dizzy Dustin, Young Einstein and Andy Cat. They took the name Ugly Duckling because they felt like outcasts on the Southern California hip hop scene of the mid-1990s. According to the book How to Rap: the Art & Science of the Hip-Hop MC, it is one of the most prominent underground hip hop groups.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ugly duckling in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ugly duckling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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