A highly reactive element that can compound with any situation to create and perpetuate awkwardness.
"Awksigen" is most often used to indicate the plural, and can be measured in volume (e.g.: "a little bit of awksigen", or "a lot of awksigen").
Can be mitigated via Awksidation Reduction.
A: "I think you two have a FUTURE together!"
B: "I don't think you know me well enough to make that comment."
C: "I think we need to vent out the awksigen in here."
B: "Yeah, we could use an awkisdation reduction."