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.
See maladroit in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr: see mal- & adroit
See maladroit in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: : mal-, mal-
Origin: + adroit, adroit; see adroit.
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