Example sentences for: awkward-sounding

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

  • Then, too, there have been the campaigners who have gone to what some regard as opposite extremes: if the head of a committee is known to be a man or a woman, then chairman or chairwoman must surely be the proper denotation; if the sex of the person is not known, then chairperson , though awkward-sounding, is the preferred form.

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