Word:

deft

Pronunciation: dĕft
a.1.Apt; fit; spruce; neat.
Let me be deft and debonair.
- Byron.
2.dexterous; clever; handy; as, a deft feat of legerdemain.
The limping god, so deft at his new ministry.
- Dryden.
Adj.1.deft - quick and skillful in movement
2.deft - skillful in physical movements; especially of the hands; "a deft waiter"; "deft fingers massaged her face"; "dexterous of hand and inventive of mind"
Synonyms: dexterous, dextrous
Daedalian, agile, apt, artistic, authoritative, bravura, brilliant, brisk, clean, coordinated, crack, crackerjack, cunning, cute, daedal, dextrous, diplomatic, excellent, expert, fancy, fleet, good, goodish, graceful, ingenious, magisterial, masterful, masterly, neat, neat-handed, nimble, no mean, politic, professional, proficient, prompt, quick, quite some, ready, resourceful, slick, some, statesmanlike, stylish, tactful, the compleat, the complete, virtuoso, well-done, workmanlike
Browse
Deformity
Deforser
Defoul
defrag
defragment
Defraud
Defraudation
Defrauder
Defraudment
Defray
Defrayal
Defrayer
Defrayment
defrock
defrost
defroster
-- deft --
Deftly
Deftness
Defunct
defunct process
Defunction
defunctive
defunctness
defuse
defusing
defy
DEG
degage
degarnish
Degarnishment
degas
degauss
Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home