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The web makers, however, could win their battles, thanks to adroit fighting, venom and lots of prey-wrapping silk.
HOW A TINY SPIDER USES SILK TO LIFT PREY 50 TIMES ITS OWN WEIGHTSUSAN MILIUSFEBRUARY 3, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
He had, moreover, the adroitness to extirpate that rivalry which alone destroys all united effort.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
He went at his job with a handy adroitness which was almost scientific, it was so much like surgery, like dissection.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
Jem resented this doubt cast upon his adroitness, and crawled out among the bushes.
IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MENDCHARLES READE
He was playing for two stakes—present profit and future power and glory; and he played with brave adroitness.
SEVENOAKSJ. G. HOLLAND
Such a singular mixture of courage, adroitness and statesmanship was he that everywhere he prevailed by one method or another.
SOUTH AMERICAN FIGHTS AND FIGHTERSCYRUS TOWNSEND BRADY
Father's adroitness in drawing facts from witnesses—often against their will—kept the Audience laughing and applauding.
PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF PARDEE BUTLERPARDEE BUTLER
The following case of successful adroitness is only one out of many such tricks played off in the prisons of the sister kingdom.
THE CHRONICLES OF CRIME OR THE NEW NEWGATE CALENDAR. V. 1/2CAMDEN PELHAM
Yet there was about him a tenacious masculine strength, an adroitness of self-protection which needed no champion.
LAZARREMARY HARTWELL CATHERWOOD
His great good nature was not disturbed by a single inconvenient circumstance, and he enjoyed the sense of his adroitness.
ENDYMIONBENJAMIN DISRAELI
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ADROITNESS

  • ability
  • adroitness
  • deftness
  • facility
  • finesse
  • ingenuity
  • invention
  • inventiveness
  • know-how
  • skill
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