What does maladroit mean?

Definitions for maladroitˌmæl əˈdrɔɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. maladroit(adj)

    not adroit

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


  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

  2. Origin: [F. See Malice, and Adroit.]


  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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Maladroit

    mal-a-droit′, adj. not dexterous: unskilful: clumsy.—adv. Maladroit′ly.—n. Maladroit′ness, want of adroitness: awkwardness.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of maladroit in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of maladroit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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