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deftadjective

uk   /deft/ us   /deft/
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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.
(Definition of deft from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “deft”
in Vietnamese khéo tay…
in Spanish hábil, diestro…
in Malaysian cekap…
in Thai ซึ่งชำนาญ…
in French adroit…
in German geschickt…
in Chinese (Traditional) 熟練的, 巧妙的, 靈巧的…
in Russian ловкий, проворный…
in Turkish becerikli, usta, mahir…
in Chinese (Simplified) 熟练的, 巧妙的, 灵巧的…
in Indonesian cekatan…
in Polish wprawny, zręczny…
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