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adroit
used in Wuthering Heights

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skillful in action or thought
  • I approached her, pretending to desire a view of the garden; and, as I fancied, adroitly dropped Mrs. Dean's note on to her knee, unnoticed by Hareton — but she asked aloud, 'What is that?'
    Chapter 31 (15% in)

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