Synonyms of dexterous in English:

dexterous


See definition of dexterous

adjective

1‘a dexterous flick of the wrist’

SYNONYMS
deft, adept, adroit, agile, nimble, neat, nimble-fingered, handy, able, capable, talented, skilful, skilled, proficient, accomplished, expert, experienced, practised, polished, efficient, effortless, slick, professional, masterful, masterly, impressive, finely judged, delicate
informal nifty, nippy, mean, wicked, ace, wizard, crack
rare habile
ANTONYMS

clumsy

2‘Klein had achieved notoriety for his dexterous accounting abilities’

SYNONYMS
shrewd, ingenious, inventive, clever, intelligent, bright, brilliant, smart, sharp, sharp-witted, razor-sharp, acute, quick, quick-witted, astute, canny, intuitive, discerning, perceptive, perspicacious, insightful, incisive, sagacious, wise, judicious
cunning, artful, crafty, wily, calculating
informal on the ball, quick off the mark, quick on the uptake, brainy, streetwise, savvy
British informal suss
North American informal heads-up
dated, informal long-headed
rare argute, sapient
ANTONYMS

stupid