The definition of gawky is awkward or clumsy.adjective
An example of gawky is a newborn animal that is trying to stand for the first time.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
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adjective gawk·i·er, gawk·i·est
- gawkˈi·ly adverb