Example sentences for: deftly

How can you use “deftly” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Before graduating from Loyola Law School in 1993, Zucker interviewed with a prestigious Santa Monica law firm and deftly matched wits with the partners over lunch at an upscale restaurant.

  • As a candidate, Clinton deftly balanced hints of codependency with the image of a leader in control of policy and the political process.

  • According to a study in the December issue of the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (not available online, but the New York Times ' Erica Goode deftly summarized it on Jan.

  • The Delerue CD is a box of bittersweets: two- or three-minute cues that deftly evoke a mood or a quick pang, and then move on.

  • The New York Times deems the plan "sensible" and "prudent," and a Washington Post editorial observes that Clinton deftly "changed the subject from the solvency of Medicare to its adequacy."

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