Example sentences for: awkwardly

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

  • She should have copped to the fact that after a single luminous, thought-provoking, and joyful coming-out episode in the spring of 1997, Ellen got lost in awkwardly orchestrated, unfunny plot developments about parents and first girlfriends.

  • More awkwardly, the aide would be forced to play the seamy role of procurer.

  • Building on the huge success of his series paintings of the 1890s--the cathedrals and haystacks (now awkwardly renamed "grainstacks") and rows of poplars--Monet could afford to paint for himself alone.

  • Critics slam her voice as "false and ungainly" (Jonathan Levi, the Los Angeles Times ) and complain that her diary is tainted by ideas and language that sound awkwardly mature.

  • "I think he's doing very well, Helen," the first lady responded, a bit awkwardly.

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