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Linda slid down the side of the canyon with the deftness of the expert.

The deftness with which he completed the task of laying bare the wound was notable.

To-night Jim went into his kitchen and cooked his supper with all a woman's deftness.

And Tamada at his work had all the deftness and some of the dignity of a surgeon.

It would have just about as much delicacy and deftness and discriminations.

Gavan could but admire his own deftness in tossing a newspaper over the pistol.

Their deftness of hand, as I have many a time experienced to my cost, is remarkable.

But in another and higher field, deftness was never more in request than to-day.

With what deftness and diplomacy had he worked upon her father!

David marvelled at her serenity under the strain, and at her courage and deftness.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.