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French:  awkward, left; Middle French,  derivative of ''gauchir'' to turn, veer
French:  "awkward", "left"; Middle French,  derivative of ''gauchir'' to turn, veer
==Related Words==
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adjective lacking social grace, sensitivity, or acuteness; awkward; crude; tactless


French: "awkward", "left"; Middle French, derivative of gauchir to turn, veer



Related Words

gauchely, adverb

gaucheness, noun



Easily Confused Words


Sample Sentences

Their exquisite manners always make me feel gauche.

Examples from Literature