lacking or showing a lack of nimbleness in using one's hands <some maladroit steering on her part caused the bicycle to go crashing into the bushes> Synonyms awkward
, cack-handed [British]
showing or marked by a lack of skill and tact (as in dealing with a situation) <the socially maladroit young man often has a difficult time meeting new people> Related Words amateur
Near Antonyms able
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