What does inelegant mean?

Definitions for inelegant
ɪnˈɛl ɪ gəntin·el·e·gant

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word inelegant.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. inelegant(adj)

    lacking in refinement or grace or good taste


  1. inelegant(Adjective)

    Not elegant; not exhibiting neatness, refinement, or precision.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inelegant(adj)

    not elegant; deficient in beauty, polish, refinement, grave, or ornament; wanting in anything which correct taste requires

  2. Origin: [L. inelegans: cf. F. inlgant. See In- not, and Elegant.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inelegant in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inelegant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. The New York Times:

    You’re an inelegant, impolite, arrogant man. That’s why you’ll never get to the presidency of the republic.

  2. Christian Horner:

    Personally I'm not a big fan of the halo, i think it's an inelegant solution to the problem that it's trying to deal with.

Images & Illustrations of inelegant

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