gawky - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate gawky

gawky is hyphenated as gawk-y

How to pronounce gawky

gawky is pronounced ´ɡŏːkēː

Number of syllables in gawky

The number of syllables in gawky is 2

What part of speech in gawky?

gawky is an adjective

How common in the word gawky?

gawky is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does gawky convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to gawky

gawsy, pawky

Common Noun Collocations of gawky

lad, none, officer, offspring, patient, person, row, Tom, youth, Yorkshireman

Common Verb Collocations of gawky

act, be, call, carry, have, intone, look, must, outgrow

Common Adjective Collocations of gawky

awkward, damn, leg, long, rawboned, sudden, tall, young

Common Adverb Collocations of gawky

very