Definitions for maladroitˌmæl əˈdrɔɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mal•a•droitˌmæl əˈdrɔɪt(adj.)

  1. lacking in adroitness; awkward.

Origin of maladroit:

1665–75; < F, MF

mal`a•droit′ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. maladroit(adj)

    not adroit

    "a maladroit movement of his hand caused the car to swerve"; "a maladroit translation"; "maladroit propaganda"

Wiktionary

  1. maladroit(Noun)

    Somebody who is inept, or lacking in skill, or talent.

  2. maladroit(Adjective)

    inept; clumsy; awkward; not adroit

  3. Origin: maladroit, from mal- + adroit

Webster Dictionary

  1. Maladroit(adj)

    of a quality opposed to adroitness; clumsy; awkward; unskillful

Freebase

  1. Maladroit

    Maladroit is the fourth studio album by American alternative rock band Weezer, released on May 14, 2002 on Geffen Records. The album is the band's first to feature bassist Scott Shriner, following the departure of former bassist Mikey Welsh in 2001. Maladroit features heavy metal riffs, uncommon to Weezer's previous releases. As of December 2007, the album sold 605,000 copies in the United States, having reached a high of #3 on the Billboard 200 and quickly going gold.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

awkward(adjective)

not graceful or elegant

an awkward movement.

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