Thursday, February 19, 2015

Gaucherie

Gaucherie [ goh-shuh'-REE; Fr. gohsh-uh-*REE  ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. tactlessness or awkwardness
2. a blooper, faux pas or blunder
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The gaucherie of the captain was likened to that of a village idiot.