Definisi 'awkward'

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1 lacking grace or skill in manner or movement or performance Terjemahkan
an awkward dancer
an awkward gesture
too awkward with a needle to make her own clothes
his clumsy fingers produced an awkward knot
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2 Wanting dexterity in the use of the hands, or of instruments; not dexterous; without skill; clumsy; wanting ease, grace, or effectiveness in movement; ungraceful; as, he was awkward at a trick; an awkward boy. Terjemahkan
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adjective satellite
3 causing inconvenience Terjemahkan
they arrived at an awkward time
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4 difficult to handle or manage especially because of shape Terjemahkan
an awkward bundle to carry
a load of bunglesome paraphernalia
clumsy wooden shoes
the cello, a rather ungainly instrument for a girl
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5 not elegant or graceful in expression Terjemahkan
an awkward prose style
a clumsy apology
his cumbersome writing style
if the rumor is true, can anything be more inept than to repeat it now?
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6 hard to deal with; especially causing pain or embarrassment Terjemahkan
awkward (or embarrassing or difficult) moments in the discussion
an awkward pause followed his remark
a sticky question
in the unenviable position of resorting to an act he had planned to save for the climax of the campaign
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7 socially uncomfortable; unsure and constrained in manner Terjemahkan
awkward and reserved at parties
ill at ease among eddies of people he didn't know
was always uneasy with strangers
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More Word(s)
awkwardness, clumsiness, ineptitude, ineptness, maladroitness, graceful, maladroit, ugly, uncomfortable, inconvenient, difficult, hard, infelicitous, unmanageable,

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