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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a skillful or expert manner

Usage examples (35)
  • He handled the situation adeptly.
  • But, as one of his own commenters pointed out so adeptly, that is precisely the point:
  • I previously noted how "adeptly" Goldman Sachs manages its risk: "Goldman's Undisclosed Role in AIG's Distress".
  • The creature dodged him quite adeptly for one so large. for more
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