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Antonyms for gracefulness

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Her ability to find joy in life, her gracefulness and poise spring from the lessons she learned from her mother.
Wearing Aquadist green ensemble, she stunned the audience with her confidence and gracefulness.
Many of the dances depicted the bravery of the men, with their bows and arrows, spears and shields, and the gracefulness of the women, with their swaying hips and exquisite movement of the hands.
My first reading of this poem left me stunned; subsequent readings reaffirmed for me its power and its gracefulness.
I wanted her to move in space and show her gracefulness.
We heard the condensed orchestral suite, written a few years later, full of contrasts and rhythms, with the highlight on the night being the orchestra's progression from the gracefulness of the Princesses' slow dance to the manic Infernal Dance section, with a crash of musical thunder.
A small act of gracefulness, of generosity or of compassion can brand you as someone people want to have in their team.
So, it's to actress Julie Legrand's credit that she steers her Mrs M away from being a mere caricature, and gives her a gracefulness and almost vulnerability which makes you warm to her refined linguistic confusions and her own search for love.
Kaabi-Linke evokes these nameless salesmen, and so many other unnoticed parts of city life, with a precision and gracefulness that come from sustained acts of attention.
I understood them--I cared for them--because I could see the smallest movements of their hands, the subtle confusion on their faces, even a slight deformity in Amalia's left foot at which Gad cannot help but stare: "It had an airy kind of gracefulness, perhaps because of the short big toe.
The result is a slight change that gives the logo an extra touch of femininity and gracefulness, without defacing one of the most iconic names in the fashion industry.
For this collection, the designer chose to create a mini-story on the elegance and gracefulness of Victorian trinkets, pocket watches, and matching keys.
I have had the pleasure of meeting many 'born hoteliers' in my work and can tell you their true 'education' came only by apprenticeship with industry elders who inculcated in them that special gracefulness that makes being served by such people such a privilege.
I cried because I fully understand now where Debbie's righteousness, elegance and gracefulness come from.
As I prayed, whispered, and sang, the vision of the sweet hand in mine began to penetrate the sad, surreal daze of my thoughts, like a wisp of clear light guiding me through a fog, then suddenly striking me with their abnormal beauty and gracefulness.