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adroit

adjective     /əˈdrɔɪt/
very skilful and quick in the way you think or move: an adroit reaction/answer/movement of the hand She became adroit at dealing with difficult questions.Skilled, talented and able adroitly     /-li/ adverb She adroitly avoided the question. He adroitly slipped the money into his pocket.Skilled, talented and able adroitness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Skill, talent and ability
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