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deft
used in The Horse Whisperer

3 uses
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Definition
skillful
  • Tom had Rimrock turning on a dime, in deft little white-socked steps, so he was always facing the circling thoroughbred.
    Seven (69% in)
  • She peeled hers deftly in one unbroken curl and laughed when he tried to do the same and failed.
    Thirty-two (49% in)
  • She had seen Pilgrim rear before him once and noted how deftly Tom could move to save himself.
    Thirty-five (94% in)

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