7 Letters
5 Consonants
2 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use awkward as a article or as a adjective satellite in a sentence.
About Awkward
A 2 syllables article and 7 letters with the letters a, d, k, r, and w, 5 consonants, 2 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letter w. Awkward starts with a vowel and ends in a consonant with the starting letters a, aw, awk, awkw, awkwa, and the ending characters are d, rd, ard, ward, kward, ..
Not at ease socially; 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"
School Grade
Awkward is set as a grade six word that starts with a, ends with d, 2 syllables, 2 vowels and 7 letters.
Is awkward a scrabble word? A 18 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Awkward in Pig Latin is said as "awkwarday or awkwardway".
a | w | k | w | a | r | d
aw | wk | kw | wa | ar | rd
awk | wkw | kwa | war | ard
awkw | wkwa | kwar | ward
Word Gram
Adjective Satellite Examples
not at ease socially;
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
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?"
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"
Article Examples
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"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Awkward"

There are 597 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to awkward.

Abashedfeeling or caused to feel uneasy and self-conscious
"felt abashed at the extravagant praise"
"chagrined at the poor sales of his book"
"was embarrassed by her child''s tantrums"
Aegira high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary)
Afflictedmentally or physically unfit
Agitatedtroubled emotionally and usually deeply
"agitated parents"
Agonisticstruggling for effect
"agonistic poses"
All Nerves
All Overish
All Thumbs
Altogetherinformal terms for nakedness
"in the raw"
"in the altogether"
"in his birthday suit"
Amateursomeone who pursues a study or sport as a pastime

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There are 1 anagrams from awkward.

Anagram Definition
Awkwardnot at ease socially
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"

View English words with the unique letters used in awkward. Words With The Letters Adkrw

Similar Words

There are 1 words that are similar to "Awkward".

Similar WordDefinition
Uncomfortableproviding or experiencing physical discomfort;
"an uncomfortable chair";
"an uncomfortable day in the hot sun"

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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word awkward.

Is awkward a scrabble word or can you use awkward in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 18527269 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 19669761 games. This 7 letter 18 point scrabble word can be rearranged 1,260 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, d, k, r, and w? There's 1 with 9 letters or less with the letters a, d, k, r, and w. Here is a list of 1 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Awkward (7 letters) 18 18 awkward


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