Lacking dexterity and grace in physical movement
In contrast, early physical maturation can be embarrassing for girls, who may feel gawky and self-conscious in their newly developed bodies.
Tall, gawky with hair dyed blue-black and contacts that glowed red like his eyes did naturally, she wore a I heart Xander T-shirt beneath a leather coat.
gawky teenager, living with her widowed father, when her cousin Nora comes for a visit.
gawky big girl, I can never bring her into focus.