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deftadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /deft/
skillful, effective, and quick: He cut some logs up for firewood with a few deft strokes of his ax.
deftly
adverb  us   /ˈdef·tli/
She deftly answered the tough questions.
Translations of “deft”
in Vietnamese khéo tay…
in Spanish hábil…
in Thai ซึ่งชำนาญ…
in Malaysian cekap…
in French adroit…
in German geschickt…
in Chinese (Traditional) 熟練的, 巧妙的, 靈巧的…
in Indonesian cekatan…
in Russian ловкий, проворный…
in Turkish becerikli, usta, mahir…
in Chinese (Simplified) 熟练的, 巧妙的, 灵巧的…
in Polish wprawny, zręczny…
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