Example sentences for: awkward

How can you use “awkward” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • For every Bill Clinton who springs from his mother's womb wearing a blue suit and speaking in sound bites, there are scores of awkward, ambitious Rotarians needing guidance.

  • Springer has resorted to hawking Too Hot for TV videotapes featuring awkward nudity and grim violence-- Oprah , sans freaks, continues to win handily in the ratings.

  • Clinton's unanticipated resilience leaves reporters in an awkward position.

  • His pained, awkward expression suggested someone sucking a lemon while receiving a proctologic exam.

  • In his awkward novel, Rosen captures two awkward, important truths about anorexia: that its peculiar logic is not just tragic but comic, and that despite the fascination it holds for those who suffer from it, and for those who seek to make sense of it, anorexia is in fact quite boring.

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