What is another word for awkwardly?

Need synonyms for awkwardly? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Adverb
With discomfort or lack of coordination
more ❯
“He stood up awkwardly and strolled mysteriously to the corner of the room where a peculiarly large gramophone horn dominated.”
Adverb
To a great degree; in large amounts
Adverb
In an uncomfortable manner
more ❯
Adverb
In an improper manner
Adverb
Adverb for causing or feeling uneasy embarrassment or inconvenience
“Eric was in the awkward position of having to deal with an unenthusiastic crowd during his speech.”
Adverb
Adverb for awkward because of size or shape
“It was an oddly shaped bag that was awkward to carry.”
Adverb
Adverb for at an inconvenient or inappropriate time
“Have I caught you at an awkward time?”
Adverb
Adverb for lacking social skills, or uncomfortable with social interaction
“He was shy and was typically awkward in social situations.”
Adverb
(of a person) Adverb for deliberately unreasonable or uncooperative
“We may have to terminate his employment if he continues being awkward with management.”
Adverb
Adverb for hard to do or deal with
“Be prepared for some awkward questions during the interview.”
Adverb
Adverb for dangerous or involving risks
“After breaking bad, Walter White would find himself in an awkward situation because his brother-in-law was the district attorney.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder
Watch and Learn
Sponsored Content

See Also

Nearby Words
9-letter Words Starting With
Sponsored Content
Advertisement
Find Synonyms
go
Advertisement
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2020