Origin of gauche
OTHER WORDS FROM gauchegauchely, adverbgaucheness, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH gauchegauche , gouache
Words nearby gauche
How to use gauche in a sentence
Ambition was deemed gauche, so rock bands had to spend a decade pretending they didn’t care about their life’s work.Turnstile, the soaring hardcore band of the moment, has a reminiscent sound that pushes us forward in time|Chris Richards|September 29, 2021|Washington Post
In the academic confines of museums, such talk of marketing and the bottom line qualifies as gauche.Prada and Schiaparelli Exhibit Opens at the Metropolitan Museum of Art|Robin Givhan|May 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
About 16% support the far-right National Front and about 17% the neo-communist Left Front (Front de Gauche).
I was wearing a lacy black nightgown and Rive Gauche by St. Laurent when I let him in.
To someone who grew up in a diverse big city environment, the question sounds impossibly gauche if not offensive.
He came forward with a gauche gallantry, and offered his arm to Horatia.Sarah's School Friend|May Baldwin
I do not know of a more insidious temptation to buy what you do not need than loitering along the quais of the Rive Gauche.Paris Vistas|Helen Davenport Gibbons
The Main-gauche is also of the dagger order, but has a broad knuckle-guard and long straight quillons.Armour & Weapons|Charles John Ffoulkes
Le membre infrieur gauche, d'abord engourdi sa partie suprieure, prsenta aussi de la raideur.Journal in France in 1845 and 1848 with Letters from Italy in 1847|T. W. (Thomas William) Allies
My eyes glanced around to see the effect produced on my friends by my gauche cousin.