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deft
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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skillful
  • The dress came down to her ankles, and her strong, broad, bare feet moved quickly and deftly over the floor.
    Chapter 8 (39% in)
  • And the girl moved about, poking the fire, shifting the rusty stove lids to make a better draft, opening the oven door; and all the time the baby sucked, and the mother shifted it deftly from arm to arm.
    Chapter 22 (11% in)

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