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==Sample Sentences==
==Sample Sentences==
'''Their [[exquisite]] manners always make me feel gauche. '''
''Their [[exquisite]] manners always make me feel gauche. ''
==Examples from Literature==
==Examples from Literature==
[[Category: Word Manual]]
[[Category: Word Manual]]

Revision as of 17:46, 17 October 2013


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