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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Lacking grace in movement or posture.

Usage examples (37)
  • A gawky lad with long ungainly legs
  • Then he calls a gawky, red-haired chap, that stood good six-feet two:
  • Local wineries fell into this trap as well, resulting in gawky, disjointed wines that did both the grape and the region a disservice.
  • As for the town of Brighton, it's what I would call a gawky piece of London. for more
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