Inelegant


Inelegant
Inelegant In*el"e*gant, a. [L. inelegans: cf. F. in['e]l['e]gant. See {In-} not, and {Elegant}.] Not elegant; deficient in beauty, polish, refinement, grave, or ornament; wanting in anything which correct taste requires. [1913 Webster]

What order so contrived as not to mix Tastes, not well joined, inelegant. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

It renders style often obscure, always embarrassed and inelegant. --Blair. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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