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Dexterous

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Adjective

1. deft, dexterous, dextrous

skillful in physical movements; especially of the hands

Example Sentences:
'a deft waiter'
'deft fingers massaged her face'
'dexterous of hand and inventive of mind'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Dexterous

see synonyms of dexterous
adjective
1. 
possessing or done with dexterity
2.  a rare word for right-handed

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Dexterous

see synonyms of dexterous
adjective
1. 
having or showing skill in the use of the hands or body
2. 
having or showing mental skill

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Dexterous

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adj.
1. Skillful in the use of the hands.
2. Having mental skill or adroitness.
3. Done with dexterity: a dexterous maneuver.

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