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gawky

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adjective \ˈgȯ-kē\

Simple Definition of gawky

  • : awkward and clumsy

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of gawky

gawkiergawkiest

  1. :  awkward, clumsy <a gawky adolescent>

gawkily play \-kə-lē\ adverb
gawkiness noun
gawky noun

Examples of gawky in a sentence

  1. <the stiff, gawky gait of a newborn colt>



1759

First Known Use of gawky

1759

Rhymes with gawky


GAWKY Defined for Kids

gawky

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adjective \ˈgȯ-kē\

Definition of gawky for Students

gawk·i·ergawk·i·est

  1. :  awkward and clumsy <a tall gawky boy>





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