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gawky

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adjective \ˈgȯ-kē\

Simple Definition of gawky

  • : awkward and clumsy

Full Definition of gawky

gawk·i·ergawk·i·est

  1. :  awkward, clumsy <a gawky adolescent>

gawk·i·ly play \-kə-lē\ adverb
gawk·i·ness noun
gawky noun

Examples of gawky

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



1759

First Known Use of gawky

1759

Rhymes with gawky



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