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deftly


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Deftly  \Deft"ly\,  adv  [Cf.  {Defly}.] 
  Aptly;  fitly;  dexterously;  neatly.  ``Deftly  dancing.'' 
  --Drayton. 
 
  Thyself  and  office  deftly  show  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  deftly 
  adv  1:  with  dexterity;  in  a  dexterous  manner;  "dextrously  he  untied 
  the  knots"  [syn:  {dexterously},  {dextrously}] 
  2:  in  a  deft  manner;  "Lois  deftly  removed  her  scarf" 




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