Translation of "awkward" - English-Portuguese dictionary

awkward

adjective uk /ˈɔːk·wəd/ us /ˈɔk·wərd/

difficult or causing problems

difícil, complicado
an awkward question

embarrassing and not relaxed

embaraçoso, constrangedor
an awkward silence

moving in a way that is not attractive

desajeitado
His movements were slow and awkward.
awkwardly adverb /ˈɔːk·wəd·li/ /ˈɔk·wərd·li/

desajeitadamente
awkwardness noun [ no plural ] /ˈɔːk·wəd·nəs/ /ˈɔk·wərd·nəs/

falta de jeito, inépcia, constrangimento

(Translation of “awkward” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)