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My bf hurt my feelings saying I was gauche. I kinda know what she meant but can you explain please?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
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In brief: Socially awkward

Gauche, from the french for left, means someone who is awkward socially and occasionally makes social mistakes in the company of others.
It is a better term to express displeasure in these circumstances than other terms you might imagine that are more pointed and nasty.

In brief: Socially awkward

Gauche, from the french for left, means someone who is awkward socially and occasionally makes social mistakes in the company of others.
It is a better term to express displeasure in these circumstances than other terms you might imagine that are more pointed and nasty.
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