Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Lack of dexterity, skill, or readiness in any respect; clumsiness; awkwardness; unskilfulness.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Lack of dexterity or readiness, especially in the use of the hands; clumsiness; awkwardness.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Lack of dexterity, skill, or readiness in any respect; awkwardness; sluggishness; clumsiness.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

in- +‎ dexterity

Examples

  • Though she has put him forth as her highest product, it appears that she has fashioned him with what seems almost incredible carelessness and indexterity.

    Waifs and Strays Part 1

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