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adroit
used in Dubliners

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Definition
skillful in action or thought
  • Most people considered Lenehan a leech but, in spite of this reputation, his adroitness and eloquence had always prevented his friends from forming any general policy against him.
    6 -- Two Gallants (9% in)

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