Definition of inelegance in English:

inelegance

noun

  • See inelegant

    • ‘Mind you, sartorial inelegance is hardly a crime.’
    • ‘Meg giggled at her inelegance and assessed her companion.’
    • ‘Some nights he puts up shots of such inelegance the ball seems propelled by a hammer blow.’
    • ‘In Japan, the country of my birth, I tried to write in a neutral style, without either elegance or inelegance.’
    • ‘The company hated its inelegance and destroyed many copies.’
    • ‘It keeps me in a continual state of inelegance.’

Pronunciation

inelegance

/ɪnˈɛlɪɡ(ə)ns/