Example sentences for: deftly

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

  • Were I deputized by the Osceola County Sheriff's Office to look into the matter, my primary suspect would be some Disney "cast member" in a company-supplied burglar's mask, so deftly did the crime advance the town's necessary maturation.

  • Some leads so deftly encapsulate the article to follow that the reader instantly knows he'd sooner be struck blind than read on.

  • Crisply radiating pleats and sumptuously layered folds of fabric were deftly manipulated into sweeping skirts, draped shawls, billowing bows--a universe of precious textiles, often embroidered or sequined, to spread out from the hourglass torso.

  • Clinton did indeed move deftly and systematically to deny Republicans all their familiar means of portraying Democrats as being incorrigibly leftist and outside the mainstream.

  • 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.


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