Definition of awkwardness in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɔːkwədnəs/


[mass noun]
The quality of being awkward: there was a moment of awkwardness the awkwardness of youth
More example sentences
  • Nervousness and awkwardness set in before the next track brings the funk back.
  • The campaign is unlikely to help, and quite likely to increase awkwardness and embarrassment.
  • There is a pervading sense of discomfort and awkwardness about their arrangement and interaction.

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