What is the opposite of skillful?

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Adjective
Opposite of displaying outstanding skill, knowledge, or experience in a given field
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“Yet he himself is hardly objective in his analysis and embarrassingly reveals himself as being totally incompetent.”
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Opposite of showing great dexterity or skill
“The bear was big and frightening, but his clumsy movements made people laugh.”
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Opposite of very good indeed
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Opposite of having or showing skill in achieving one's ends by deceit or evasion
“Indeed, he seems so sincere and guileless he could make any unsuspecting bloke fall under his sweet spell.”
Adjective
Opposite of exceptionally clever or talented
“I have a stupid cat, but I still love him.”
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Opposite of being skilled in creative activity
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Opposite of having or showing an ability to deal with people in a sensitive and tactful way
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Opposite of accurate
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Opposite of having many sides
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Opposite of having a good or detailed knowledge of
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Opposite of regulated
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Opposite of detailed and complicated in design and planning, involving many carefully arranged elements
“We must have all discussed at some time or another the reliability of a piece of equipment, whether a complex system such as a car or an unsophisticated device like a tin opener.”
Adjective
Opposite of crafty or cunning, especially in surreptitious behavior
“If we are going to pull off this heist, we should probably ditch the completely artless chump.”
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