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 Dictionary entry overview: What does deftness mean? 

  The noun DEFTNESS has 1 sense:

1. skillful performance or ability without difficulty

  Familiarity information: DEFTNESS used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1deftness [BACK TO TOP]


Skillful performance or ability without difficulty

Classified under:

Nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents


adeptness; adroitness; deftness; quickness; facility

Context examples:

his quick adeptness was a product of good design / he was famous for his facility as an archer

Hypernyms ("deftness" is a kind of...):

skillfulness (the state of being cognitively skillful)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "deftness"):

touch (deftness in handling matters)

dexterity; manual dexterity; sleight (adroitness in using the hands)

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