Meaning of dexterousness in English:


Pronunciation /ˈdɛkst(ə)rəsnəs/

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(also dextrousness)

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‘With great dexterousness, he traded his way through the political shoals and created a force.’
  • ‘The speed and dexterousness with which their fingers work is absolutely fascinating.’
  • ‘You're forever on the edge of your seat, marvelling at the dextrousness of the amazing moves, but constantly fearing that he's about to fall off.’
  • ‘The Snake-like robot tool could enable surgeons, operating in the slender throat area, to make incisions and tie sutures with greater dexterousness and accuracy.’
  • ‘That dexterousness includes an element of juggling, as the process for all students involves conceptualization, analysis, implementation, and evaluation.’