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adroitness

Syllabification: a·droit·ness
Pronunciation: /əˈdroitnis
 
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Definition of adroitness in English:

noun

Cleverness or skill: he lacks political adroitness
More example sentences
  • Clarendon admired his dexterity and adroitness.
  • Few bands, if any at all, can challenge their adroitness on stage as they are simply magical.
  • Mental ability tests do not measure personality, social adroitness, leadership, charisma, cool-headedness, altruism, or many other things that we value.
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