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English definition of “the awkward gang”

the awkward gang

informal
in the UK , the group of MPs (= people elected to the government) in a party who often disagree with their leaderGovernment administration and organisationPolitical movements and groups
(Definition of the awkward gang from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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