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finessenoun [U]

uk   /fɪˈnes/  us   /fɪˈnes/

finesseverb [T]

uk   /fɪˈnes/  us   /fɪˈnes/
to ​deal with a ​situation or a ​person in a ​skilful and often ​slightlydishonest way: She finessed the ​interview by ​playing down her ​lack of ​experience and ​talking about her ​long-standinginterest in the ​field.
to ​improve something so it is the ​best it can ​possibly be: After they'd finessed the ​software, they ​followed the ​people using it for several ​months.
(Definition of finesse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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finessenoun [U]

 us   /fəˈnes/
greatskill or ​style: She has ​handled these ​difficultnegotiations with ​real finesse.
(Definition of finesse from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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