Synonyms and Antonyms of gauche
- His loud talking at the opera marked him as gauche and uncultured.
agitated, bothered, chagrined, dismayed, disquieted, distressed, disturbed, fazed, flustered, jittery, jumpy, mortified, nervous, nonplussed (also nonplused), perturbed, rattled, unhinged, unsettled, upset
Synonym Discussion of gauche
- periods of awkward silence
- a clumsy mechanic
- a maladroit politician
- a hopelessly inept defense attorney
- felt gauche and unsophisticated at formal parties
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