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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dexterously, dextrously, deftlyadverb

    with dexterity; in a dexterous manner

    "dextrously he untied the knots"

  2. deftlyadverb

    in a deft manner

    "Lois deftly removed her scarf"


  1. deftlyadverb

    In a deft manner; quickly and neatly in action.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deftlyadverb

    aptly; fitly; dexterously; neatly

    Etymology: [Cf. Defly.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of deftly in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of deftly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of deftly in a Sentence

  1. Chase LeBlanc:

    A great meal can be deftly managed or thuggishly muscled, either way resulting in an original offering of scrumptiousness.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    He who is decade-old, blissfully married/salaried employee with a single employer may use deftly his hand in work but not usually own brain/head.

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    a central point or locus of an infection in an organism
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