Share this entry

awkward
British English: /ˈɔːkwəd/
American English: /ˈɔkwərd/

Translation of awkward in German:

adjective

  • 1
    (ill-adapted for use)
    ungünstig
    be awkward to use
    unhandlich sein
    the parcel is awkward to carry
    das Paket ist schlecht zu tragen
  • 2
    (clumsy)
    unbeholfen
    be at an awkward age
    in einem schwierigen Alter sein
  • 3
    (embarrassing, embarrassed)
    peinlich
    feel awkward
    sich unbehaglich fühlen

Definition of awkward in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: