You just put me in an awkward position.
After an awkward silence, she glanced up at him with a mischievous smile.
This is getting awkward, isn't it?
The ride back was quiet, but the silence was a comfortable one, only becoming awkward when they reached the door of his house.
The awkward quiet fell again.
They sat, not speaking, but it wasn't awkward any longer.
After an awkward good-by, she watched the tail lights of his car disappear down the drive.
Yes, I heard something: he said something awkward in His Majesty's presence.
She stretched again before settling into an awkward stance across from him.
Jake turned and stared at him, dropped an awkward bow, and straightened, his mouth lax.
Dean felt awkward standing above her and leaned forward in order to carry on any semblance of a conversation above the din of the crowded room.
She is not conscious of any reason why she should be awkward; consequently, her movements are free and graceful.
She returned her gaze to the sky at the awkward silence that fell.
She composed herself and psyched herself up for a day of shopping, awkward questions about Rhyn, and flaky friends.
Jessi watched the awkward exchange from a small distance away.
He felt it awkward to attract everyone's attention and to be considered a lucky man and, with his plain face, to be looked on as a sort of Paris possessed of a Helen.
Had she attempted concealment, or tried to extricate herself from her awkward position by cunning, she would have spoiled her case by acknowledging herself guilty.
The ensuing silence, however, reminded her once more of their awkward status.
He finally broke the awkward silence.
She wanted to commiserate with the horse's assistant, who seemed as awkward in his role as Jessi felt in hers.
Then, suddenly, an awkward half-grown boy who sat right in front of the master's desk turned squarely around and whispered to Tommy Jones, three desks away.
The adolescent stage of life is an awkward one, there's no denying it.
"We'll talk later," he said in the awkward silence.
They cleaned up the mess and then stood in awkward silence, watching Brutus.
The awkward silence fell again.
Melody must not make more than one wide skip in the same direction, because by so doing it would cause an awkward change of vocal register.
His friends speak of his charm and gaiety in intimate intercourse, but among strangers he was silent and awkward, and produced the impression of being reserved and disdainful.
"Is that what they are?" she asked at the awkward silence.
Kiera felt the awkward silence but didn't know what to say.
After an awkward moment, she said, "I hope you know that I would never do anything to hurt you."
He stopped a safe distance away and was the first to break the awkward silence.
Ethics have become more distinctively a science, instead of an awkward hybrid between a science and an art; their business has been to investigate what moral conduct is, not to lay down the law as to what it ought to be.
And Boris, having apparently relieved himself of an onerous duty and extricated himself from an awkward situation and placed another in it, became quite pleasant again.
During one of these moments of awkward silence when Anatole's prominent eyes were gazing calmly and fixedly at her, Natasha, to break the silence, asked him how he liked Moscow.
There was an awkward pause, and he saw her reach for a chair with trembling hands.
There are awkward gaps in his narrative and statements inconsistent with each other.
Pierre himself grew still more confused, blushed like a child till tears came to his eyes, began looking about him uneasily, and an awkward pause followed.
An awkward quiet fell, and she sensed Traci was as reserved as she was.
Their food was served and they continued to chat about unimportant things with awkward silences filling the spaces.
The moment stretched on until it felt awkward even to her.
The awkward silence made Jessi antsy.
The awkward silence behind her was soon filled by the clicking of Laurencio's camera.
"I made this awkward again, didn't I?" she said, embarrassed once more by the passion she put into her speech.
It would be awkward enough talking to Josh, without having an audience.
"You are making this really awkward for me," she said with a sigh.
He sat beside her bed, his large body awkward in the small chair.
What did she say after the most awkward experience of her life?
The silence grew awkward, and she found herself thinking of the last time they were together.
And it would avoid awkward places where it's unclear if the category is for a modern or a historical entity.
A'Ran's deep voice saved her from filling the awkward quiet.
"It would be awkward," she said in a hushed voice.