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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    (informal) abbreviation of 'awkward' (=difficult to deal with and embarrassing)

    ... his rants would make things a bit awks for Ola on the show ...

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 10/11/2014

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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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