unskillful


un·skill·ful

adjective \-ˈskil-fəl\

Definition of UNSKILLFUL

:  not skillful :  lacking in skill or proficiency
un·skill·ful·ly \-fə-lē\ adverb
un·skill·ful·ness noun

Examples of UNSKILLFUL

  1. <an unskillful editor can be worse than none at all>
  2. <some painfully unskillful playing by the band's guitarist>

First Known Use of UNSKILLFUL

1565

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