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Awkward meaning from books.google.com
16 Indeed, Ponge skirts eloquence at every turn, privileging instead a modernist aesthetics of awkwardness. Awkward derives from “awk,” meaning upside down or backward, turned the wrong way around. An awkward object is ill adapted for ...
Awkward meaning from books.google.com
They might come to bear an awkward meaning . SHERWOOD Did I ? Oh , well , when I said I hadn't SHERWOOD an enemy in the world , I perhaps exagRubbish !
Awkward meaning from books.google.com
awkward girl , shameless'.13 Mod . Fr. bringuel4 occurs in Paris argot , meaning ' large ridiculous woman ' ; in Bessin patois , ' awkward , clumsy woman ' ...
Awkward meaning from books.google.com
... goffone ” means very clumsy , very awkward , not asinine at all ) . Kerosene ; cerosina , cherosino ( both words , omitted by Cr . , R. F. and Ed .
Awkward meaning from books.google.com
Indeed , a considerable number of expressions have the meaning « clumsy , awkward , bulging , plump » , and so on . In the explanation of these echo - words ...
Awkward meaning from books.google.com
... mingle with people he is scarcely acquainted with and in a conversation that does not concern him. He was seeking in his mind, then, for the least awkward means of retreat, when he remarked that Aramis had let his handkerchief fall, ...
Awkward meaning from books.google.com
... least awkward means of retreat , when he remarked that Aramis had let his handkerchief fall , and by mistake , no doubt , had placed his foot upon it .
Awkward meaning from books.google.com
10 WAYS AND MEANS Voies et moyens 11 skilled ( at , in sth./in + ger . ) ... gauche awkward ( ' 5 : kwed ) . ( p . ) ... a means ( sg . ) ( of sth./of + ger . ) [ mi : nz ] ...... un moyen ( de qqch./de + inf . ) there is no way of + ger .
Awkward meaning from books.google.com
A good explanation will have to express how such awkward data could be produced by a natural sequence of ... This is very awkward because it means that the relative chronology of the two developments has to be determined after all ...
Awkward meaning from books.google.com
Je m'étais décidéà travailler dur Je m'y étais décidé I had made up my mind to work hard I had made up my mind to do it Again this is a slightly awkward translation but it gives the meaning contained within y in the example.