Skill related

dexterous
(adj)
DEX-trǝs
Meaning

skillful

1st Sample Sentence

In recognition of his dexterous handling of several crisis situations, he was promoted to a position of greater responsibility.

Root

dexter dextris (skilful, right, right-handed)

Antonyms

inept

Mnemonics

Dexter, a cartoon character who is very skillful and uses his hands and mind in a very skillful manner.

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