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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. awkward: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. awkward: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. awkward: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. awkward: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. awkward: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. awkward: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. awkward: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. Awkward: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. awkward: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. awkward: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. awkward: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Awkward, awkward: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. awkward: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. awkward: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. awkward: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. awkward: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  17. Awkward. (TV series), Awkward (TV series), Awkward (album), Awkward: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Awkward: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. awkward: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. awkward: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. awkward: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. awkward: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. Awkward: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  24. awkward: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. awkward: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. awkward: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. awkward: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. awkward: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. AWKWARD: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. awkward: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. awkward: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. awkward: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (awkward)

adjective:  difficult to handle or manage especially because of shape ("An awkward bundle to carry")
adjective:  not at ease socially; unsure and constrained in manner ("Awkward and reserved at parties")
adjective:  causing inconvenience ("They arrived at an awkward time")
adjective:  hard to deal with; especially causing pain or embarrassment ("Awkward (or embarrassing or difficult) moments in the discussion")
adjective:  not elegant or graceful in expression ("An awkward prose style")
adjective:  lacking grace or skill in manner or movement or performance ("An awkward dancer")
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #36351)

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Phrases that include awkward:   advanced awkward turtle, awkward annie, awkward arm swing, awkward breakfast, awkward checkpoint, more...

Words similar to awkward:   inept, awkwardly, awkwardness, bunglesome, clumsy, cumbersome, embarrassing, ill-chosen, inapt, sticky, uneasy, unenviable, ungainly, ill at ease, more...

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