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dexterity Saltos de línea: dex¦ter|ity
Pronunciación: /dɛkˈstɛrɪti/

Definición de dexterity en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
Skill in performing tasks, especially with the hands: her dexterity with chopsticks his record testifies to a certain dexterity in politics
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He has verbal dexterity and rhyming skills which very few rap artists have.
  • Known simply as hockey in North America, it is a fast and exciting game that requires from its players great skill, dexterity and physical stamina.
  • We could not help hugging dear old Cowboy Bill, to whose skill and dexterity, in all probability, we owed our lives.
Sinónimos
deftness, adeptness, adroitness, agility, nimbleness, handiness, ability, capability, talent, skilfulness, skill, proficiency, accomplishment, expertise, experience, efficiency, effortlessness, slickness, mastery, delicacy, knack, facility, artistry, sleight of hand, craft, finesse, felicity
informalniftiness, wizardry
shrewdness, astuteness, sharp-wittedness, sharpness, acuteness, acumen, acuity, intelligence;
ingenuity, inventiveness, cleverness, smartness;
sensitivity, alertness, wit, canniness, common sense, discernment, insight, understanding, penetration, perception, perceptiveness, perspicacity, perspicaciousness, discrimination, sagacity, sageness;
cunning, artfulness, craftiness, wiliness, calculation, calculatedness
informalnous, horse sense, savvy
raresapience, arguteness

Origen

Early 16th century (in the sense 'mental adroitness'): from French dextérité, from Latin dexteritas, from dexter 'on the right'.

Palabras que riman con dexterity

ambidexterity, asperity, austerity, celerity, ferrety, posterity, prosperity, severity, sincerity, temerity, verity

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