The definition of maladroit is awkward or showing a lack of skills.adjective
An example of a maladroit person is an employee who cannot accomplish the simplest tasks of the job.
Maladroit is defined as a person with a lack of skills.noun
An example of a maladroit is a person who cannot perform even very simple tasks.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: Fr: see mal- & adroit
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Origin: French : mal-, mal- + adroit, adroit; see adroit.
- malˌa·droitˈly adverb
- malˌa·droitˈness noun