adroit definition, adroit meaning | English dictionary

Search also in: Web News Encyclopedia Images
Collins

adroit

  

      adj  
1    skilful or dexterous  
2    quick in thought or reaction  
     (C17: from French à droit according to right, rightly)  
  adroitly      adv  
  adroitness      n  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
Collins

adroit

  
  
able, adept, apt, artful, bright     (informal)   clever, cunning, deft, dexterous, expert, ingenious, masterful, neat, nimble, proficient, quick-witted, skilful, skilled  
  
Antonyms     
   awkward, blundering, bungling, cack-handed     (informal)   clumsy, ham-fisted or ham-handed     (informal)   inept, inexpert, maladroit, uncoordinated, unhandy, unskilful  

English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus  

Add your entry in the Collaborative Dictionary.

Advertising