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Meaning of AWKY


What Does AWKY Mean?

AWKY means "Awkward". Online users typically write AWKY in response to people describing events that placed them in awkward situations. For example:
  • Alice: My ex-husband served me and my new boyfriend in MacDonald's earlier.
  • Peter: Ah, AWKY!
Below are some other common versions of AWKY:

AWK (awkward)
AWKS (awkward)
Summary of Key Points

Definition for AWKY

AWKY means "Awkward" (see also AWKS and AWK). This is the most common definition for AWKY on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, and Twitter. Here is some more information about AWKY:

AWKY
Definition:Awkward
(see also AWKS and AWK)
Type:Word
Guessability:
1: Easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers
An Image for AWKY
When I write AWKY, I mean this:

meaning of AWKY
AWKY (Awkward) is not as common as AWK or AWKS.
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Examples of AWKY in Sentences

Here are examples of AWKY being used in conversations:
  • Person A: I saw my ex in town earlier.
  • Person B: Oops, AWKY.
  • Person A: I couldn't celebrate when I passed the test because Jane had failed hers.
  • Person B: Ah, AWKY.

An Academic Look at AWKY

AWKY is a shortened version of awkward and is therefore a contraction. The Y is added to the end for a sense of fun. The term AWKY is nearly always used an adjective (i.e., a describing word).

What Did We Used To Say?

Before the digital era, we might have said something like "let the ground swallow me up" instead of AWKY.

A Text with AWKY

Using AWKY on a Cell Phone (SMS Texts, Whatsapp, and Yubl)

 
AWKY
 

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