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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The carriage of someone whose movements and posture are extremely ungainly and inelegant.

Usage examples (34)
  • So much naivete should accompany gawkiness, not grace.
  • She's a tall actress who projects a charming gawkiness.
  • That kind of adolescent gawkiness has to come naturally, I think, to look sweet.
  • It brought back all of the awkwardness and gawkiness and uncertainty of my place in the world. for more
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