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AWKWARD

'AWKWARD' is a 7 letter word starting with A and ending with D

Crossword clues for 'AWKWARD'

ClueAnswer

Lacking dexterity (7)AWKWARD
Clumsy, inept (7)
Socially inept (7)
Hard to deal with (7)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for AWKWARD

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word awkward will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

RAW

4 letter words

DUMB - LAME - NOLO - RUDE - SORE - UGLY

5 letter words

BULKY - EMPTY - GAWKY - GREEN - HEAVY - HEFTY - HULKY - INANE - INAPT - INEPT - LUMPY - MASSY - NAIVE - NASTY - PLACE - RIGID - RISKY - SPLAY - STIFF - THUMB

6 letter words

CALLOW - CLUMSY - FIDDLY - FORCED - FORMAL - GAUCHE - GUINDE - LEADEN - OAFISH - RUSTIC - SIMPLE - SLOPPY - STICKY - THORNY - TOUCHY - TRICKY - TRYING - TURGID - UNEASY - UNRIPE - UNSURE - WOODEN

7 letter words

ANGULAR - ARTLESS - AWKWARD - BASHFUL - BOORISH - CRAMPED - GAWKISH - GROPING - HALTING - HULKING - INKHORN - LABORED - LOUTISH - LUMPISH - MASSIVE - PARLOUS - POMPOUS - STILTED - UNCOUTH - UNHANDY - UNHAPPY - VACUOUS

8 letter words

AFFECTED - BUMBLING - BUNGLING - CARELESS - CLOWNISH - CONFUSED - CONTRARY - CRUSHING - CUMBROUS - DELICATE - FUMBLING - IGNORANT - INEXPERT - INNOCENT - LABOURED - LATINATE - LEFT-HAND - LUBBERLY - NESCIENT - PERILOUS - PERVERSE - STRAINED - TACTLESS - TICKLISH - UNGAINLY - UNPOSTED - UNSEEMLY - UNTOWARD - UNVERSED - UNWIELDY

9 letter words

ALL THUMBS - BOMBASTIC - CROSSWISE - DANGEROUS - DIFFICULT - EMBARRASS - GRACELESS - HAM-FISTED - HAM-HANDED - HAZARDOUS - ILL AT EASE - ILL-CHOSEN - INELEGANT - LUMBERING - MALADROIT - PONDEROUS - SENSITIVE - STRANGE TO - TENTATIVE - UNKNOWING - UNREFINED - UNSKILLED

10 letter words

BLUNDERING - CUMBERSOME - DISTURBING - LEFT-HANDED - MORTIFYING - OUT OF PLACE - PRECARIOUS - PROVINCIAL - SHAMEFACED - UNAPPRIZED - UNBECOMING - UNFAMILIAR - UNGRACEFUL - UNINFORMED - UNPLEASANT - UNSKILLFUL

11 letter words

BLANKMINDED - DISCOMFITED - ELEPHANTINE - EMBARRASSED - EMPTY-HEADED - HEAVY-HANDED - HUMILIATING - IMPRACTICAL - INCOMPETENT - INEFFICIENT - KNOW-NOTHING - TROUBLESOME - UNDEXTEROUS - UNFORTUNATE - UNINITIATED

12 letter words

CLUMSY-FISTED - DISCONCERTED - EMBARRASSING - INCOMMODIOUS - INCONVENIENT - UNACQUAINTED - UNCONVERSANT - UNMANAGEABLE

13 letter words

BLUNDERHEADED - DISCOMMODIOUS - DISCONCERTING - IMPRACTICABLE - INEXPERIENCED - SELF-CONSCIOUS - UNCOMFORTABLE - UNENLIGHTENED - UNILLUMINATED - UNINTELLIGENT

14 letter words

BUTTERFINGERED - SESQUIPEDALIAN

15 letter words

UNCOMPREHENDING

16 letter words

FINGERS ALL THUMBS - UNACQUAINTED WITH

18 letter words

NOT STRAIGHTFORWARD

Definition of awkward

  • socially uncomfortable; unsure and constrained in manner; "awkward and reserved at parties"; "ill at ease among eddies of people he didn't know"; "was always uneasy with strangers"
  • causing inconvenience; "they arrived at an awkward time"
  • hard to deal with; especially causing pain or embarrassment; "awkward (or embarrassing or difficult) moments in the discussion"; "an awkward pause followed his remark"; "a sticky question"; "in the unenviable position of resorting to an act he had planned to save for the climax of the campaign"
  • not elegant or graceful in expression; "an awkward prose style"; "a clumsy apology"; "his cumbersome writing style"; "if the rumor is true, can anything be more inept than to repeat it now?"
  • lacking grace or skill in manner or movement or performance; "an awkward dancer"; "an awkward gesture"; "too awkward with a needle to make her own clothes"; "his clumsy fingers produced an awkward knot"
  • difficult to handle or manage especially because of shape; "an awkward bundle to carry"; "a load of bunglesome paraphernalia"; "clumsy wooden shoes"; "the cello, a rather ungainly instrument for a girl"


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