gawky

adjective \ ˈgȯ-kē \

Definition of gawky

gawkier; gawkiest
: awkward, clumsy
  • a gawky adolescent

gawkily

play \ˈgȯ-kə-lē\ adverb

gawkiness

noun

gawky

noun

Examples of gawky in a Sentence

  1. the stiff, gawky gait of a newborn colt

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Origin and Etymology of gawky


GAWKY Defined for English Language Learners

gawky

adjective

Definition of gawky for English Language Learners

  • : awkward and clumsy


GAWKY Defined for Kids

gawky

adjective \ ˈgȯ-kē \

Definition of gawky for Students

gawkier; gawkiest
: awkward and clumsy
  • a tall gawky boy


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