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awkward situation

  • as inscrape
  • as inembarrassment
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Synonyms for awkward situation

noun bad or embarrassing situation
  • corner
  • difficulty
  • dilemma
  • discomfiture
  • distress
  • embarrassment
  • fix
  • hole
  • jam
  • mess
  • pickle
  • plight
  • predicament
  • trouble
  • awkward situation
  • tight spot

Antonyms for awkward situation

  • advantage
  • benefit
  • blessing
  • boon
  • comfort
  • contentment
  • ease
  • good fortune
  • happiness
  • miracle
  • peace
  • pleasure
  • solution
  • resolution
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to awkward situation

embarrassment

noun. humiliation, shame

scrape

noun. bad or embarrassing situation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.