Example sentences for: deftly

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

  • Time 's cover profile of Madeleine Albright defends her Kosovo policy from charges of poor planning and incoherence, and tallies her successes instead: She consolidated European support for airstrikes at Rambouillet, has deftly cultivated consensus among NATO's member countries, and is drafting a "mini-Marshall Plan" to restore stability to the Balkans.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • The script, by Neil Cuthbert, deftly juggles the fantasy of what our heroes want to be and the reality of what they are.

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