A long period of time in which no one speaks
because something has been
said that either
1.) ended the conversation 2.) something odd, morbid, surprising, ect. has been
said 3.) inturupted the converation resulting
in loss of topic. Usually followed
by small talk.
1.) My class was having
a discussion on the book We're reading, and when the teacher didn't have anything to say, John yelled out, "Awkward Silence...!"
2.) When John told Jake to f*** off, there
was a long
awkward silence between
the two of us.
3.) I was talking to John, and when his friend called him into
room, their was an awkward silence between
friend because we didn't know what to talk about.