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gawkish

adjective

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having or showing an inability to move in a graceful manner
  • the kind of gawkish girl who trips while receiving her high school diploma

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The first known use of gawkish was in 1840

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“Gawkish.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gawkish. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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