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English definition of “inexpert”

inexpert

adjective uk   /ɪˈnek.spɜːt/ us    /-spɝːt/
having little skill: She had made an inexpert attempt to repair the car.Inability and awkwardness
inexpertly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Inability and awkwardness
(Definition of inexpert from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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