Übersetzung von “awkward” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

awkward

adjectiveawkward /ˈɔkwərd/
causing embarrassment
embarrassant/-ante

an awkward question
une question embarrassante

It's a little awkward not to invite her.
C'est un peu embarrassant de ne pas l'inviter.
=clumsy not graceful
maladroit/-oite

awkward movements
des mouvements maladroits
difficult to use
difficile

The bottle top was awkward to get back on.
La capsule de la bouteille était difficile à remettre en place.

awkwardly

adverbawkwardly /ˈɔkwərdli/
d'un air/ton embarassé , maladroitement , de façon malaisée

She was running awkwardly.
Elle courait maladroitement.

awkwardness

noun uncountableawkwardness /ˈɔkwərdnɪs/
côté masculine embarrassant , maladresse feminine , gêne feminine

the awkwardness of his movements
la maladresse de ses mouvements

(Übersetzung von “awkward” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

awkward

adjective /ˈoːkwəd/

not graceful or elegant

maladroit
an awkward movement.

difficult or causing difficulty, embarrassment etc

gênant
He kept asking her awkward questions
There was an awkward silence wheh he mentioned her ex-husband
The electric socket is in an awkward place.
awkwardly adverb

maladroitement
awkwardness noun

maladresse

(Übersetzung von “awkward” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)