awkward age


noun

early adolescence.

Nearby words

  1. awhile,
  2. awhirl,
  3. awing,
  4. awk,
  5. awkward,
  6. awkwardly,
  7. awkwardness,
  8. awl,
  9. awl snail,
  10. awl-shaped

Origin of awkward age

First recorded in 1890–95

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