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deft (adjective), defter, deftest
1. Descriptive of something which can be done quickly and accurately: Monroe was a deft writer as expressed by his witty descriptions and comments in the newspaper articles.
2. Able to do something quickly and accurately: The young pianist's deft fingers were one of his greatest musical assets.
Characteristic of being clever or skillful.
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A reference to being sure, quick, and skillful in an easy way.
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Pertaining to being clever and fast when doing something. (2)