Sentence Examples with the word inelegant

The parish church of St Multose is an ancient but inelegant structure, said to have been founded as a conventual church in the 12th century by the saint to whom it is dedicated.

As in general shape the noble Sperm Whale's head may be compared to a Roman war-chariot (especially in front, where it is so broadly rounded); so, at a broad view, the Right Whale's head bears a rather inelegant resemblance to a gigantic galliot-toed shoe.

Indeed his work, written in a diffuse and inelegant style, passed almost unnoticed.

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Dean caught his breath before answering her inelegant question.