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One entry found for awkward.
Main Entry: awk·ward
Pronunciation: primarystressodot-kwschward
Function: adjective
1 : lacking skill and flexibility (as in the use of the hands)
2 : not graceful : CLUMSY
3 : causing embarrassment <an awkward situation>
4 : difficult to use or handle <an awkward tool>
- awk·ward·ly adverb
- awk·ward·ness noun

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