awkwardadjectiveuk /ˈɔː.kwəd/ us /ˈɑː.kwɚd/
awkward adjective (DIFFICULT)
- If he persists in asking awkward questions, then send him to the boss.
- When two of your best friends argue it puts you in a very awkward position.
- He fielded some awkward questions very skilfully.
- If they ask any awkward questions, just let me do the talking.
- It's going to be awkward, to say the least.
awkward adjective (EMBARRASSING)
awkward adjective (NOT HELPFUL)
awkward adjective (MOVEMENT)