Synonyms of adroit in English:


See definition of adroit


1‘an adroit shot from a bunker enabled him to finish well’


skilful, adept, dexterous, deft, agile, nimble, nimble-fingered, handy

able, capable, competent, skilled, expert, masterly, masterful, master, practised, polished, slick, proficient, accomplished, gifted, talented, peerless

quick-witted, quick-thinking, quick, clever, intelligent, brilliant, bright, smart, sharp, cunning, artful, wily, resourceful, astute, shrewd, canny, ingenious, inventive

informal nifty, nippy, crack, mean, wicked, wizard, demon, ace, A1, on the ball, savvy, genius

North American informal crackerjack

archaic compleat, rathe


clumsy, incompetent