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  • adjective superlative form of gawky: most gawky.


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  • He was seventeen years old when he entered college and was one of the "gawkiest" students.

    Thomas Jefferson, a Character Sketch

  • "The Sturdevant version of slumming it," Michael said as he studied one of the photographs, which she noted was one that showed her at her gawkiest, next to her gorgeous sister.

    Lawman Lover

  • On the morning of the muster, there appeared before the tall Lieutenant, a man full three inches taller, and famous in his county as the gawkiest, slab-sidest, homeliest, best-natured fellow in the State.

    The Victim A romance of the Real Jefferson Davis


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