The quality or state of being inappropriate.
The quality or state of being incompetent.
A source or cause of being embarrassed:
A discomfiting or being discomfited; frustration, confusion, etc.
An awkward or tactless act, manner, or expression.
A special virtue, gift, or help given to a person by God
(Microbiology) The ability of bacteria to be genetically transformable.
A coordinating or being coordinated
Dignified richness and grace, as of design
An art, trade, or technique, particularly one requiring use of the hands or body:
Skill in performing tasks, especially with the hands.
The quality of being suitable to one's comfort, purposes, or needs:
A flamboyant or impressive group:
the quality of an embarrassing situation
The quality of being inept; ineptness.
Find another word for awkwardness. In this page you can discover 54 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for awkwardness, like: inaptitude, clumsiness, incompetence, botchery, maladroitness, crudeness, ignorance, heavy-handedness, ungainliness, ungracefulness and oafishness.