unskillful

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adjective un·skill·ful \ˌən-ˈskil-fəl\

Definition of unskillful

  1. :  not skillful :  lacking in skill or proficiency

unskillfully

play \ˌən-ˈskil-fə-lē\ adverb

unskillfulness

noun

Examples of unskillful in a sentence

  1. an unskillful editor can be worse than none at all

  2. some painfully unskillful playing by the band's guitarist

1565

First Known Use of unskillful

1565


UNSKILLFUL Defined for Kids

unskillful

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adjective un·skill·ful \ˌən-ˈskil-fəl\

Definition of unskillful for Students

  1. :  not skillful :  not having skill

unskillfully

\-fə-lē\ adverb


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