How to use Deft in a sentence

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  • The loss of the Meletta-Badenecche positions Deft another salient exposed to Austrian attack.

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  • However, not everyone has a deft hand for the application and some skill is involved.

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  • Perhaps no other genre of music is so deft at laying love on the table - from first love to long-lasting love, lost love, and of course, cheating hearts.

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  • The little five year old on the right is very deft.

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  • The ornament is composed of straw, beautifully and artistically interlaced by the deft fingers of the maidens of Bride.

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  • Neil Grayson played a deft flick to his left which found Heath.

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  • His are dishes of supreme quality, served by waiters so deft they could be performing ballet!

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  • Then, with a deft swing he sent him crashing into a clump of tall nettles, which closed receptively round him.

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  • For a man whose gait is a little ungainly, he has always possessed such delicacy of touch, such deft balance.

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  • T he train of course is as packed as our previous commute and the art of metro newspaper folding is an equally deft skill.

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  • Hamilton is a deft chronicler of urban ennui and claustrophobia.

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  • A deft and convincing portrayal of alcoholism, with a delicious last line.

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  • A freak wind, a little shimmy by the linesman and a deft header by the referee and it's a goal!

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  • The Iraqi leadership reaped a public relations windfall last weekend with its deft handling of the hijack of a Saudi airliner to Baghdad.

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  • Kiania's tortie cat With a deft leap, Sier joins you in the fountain!

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  • Cook went close again on 25 minutes, Yaku forcing a corner a minute later with a deft chip cross the face of goal.

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  • I keep scrapbooks, love to read, love cats and cards and skiing, and am not particularly deft at driving or cooking.

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  • At short notice he became unavailable but by deft footwork a late stand-in was found - David Cameron, the then would-be Tory leader.

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  • As the levels mount up, disaster is only avoided by deft and meticulous thruster control.

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  • Dan Clark A quirky, talented act with a deft tongue-in-cheek style.

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  • However, both PlayStation and Xbox have suffered the same fate, cracked by deft programmers and by allowing their founding companies to fall prey to piracy.

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  • The keeper was left hopelessly stranded as Chris Moore beat him with a deft 10-yard lob into the empty net.

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  • With a deft touch the PEBL U6 opens automatically to reveal an attractive keypad and large 262K color display.

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  • A freak wind, a little shimmy by the linesman and a deft header by the referee and it 's a goal !

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  • Julia, showing a surprisingly deft sympathetic streak, offers him tea and a seat for a while.

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