Sign up to make the most of YourDictionary
By signing in, you agree to our Terms and Conditions
We'll see you in your inbox soon.
Dexterous, deft or skillful.
French from à droit à to (from Latin ad ad–) droit right (from Latin dīrēctus direct)
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Borrowed from French adroit.
It was the adroit way to solve the problem.
He felt young, bright, adroit, and resolute.
Proverbs aims to show a person how to become adroit at the greatest skill of all, the skill of living.
He had an adroit tongue.
Wind instruments produce very special effects in chamber-music, and need an exceedingly adroit technique on the part of the composer.
Find similar words to adroit using the buttons