Synonyms of finesse in English:

finesse


See definition of finesse

noun

1‘the comedy is performed with masterly finesse’

SYNONYMS
skill, subtlety, expertise, flair, knack, panache, dash, flourish, elan, polish, adroitness, skilfulness, adeptness, artistry, art, artfulness, virtuosity, mastery, genius
informal know-how

2‘these decisions call for a little delicacy and a modicum of finesse’

SYNONYMS
tact, tactfulness, discretion, diplomacy, delicacy, sensitivity, discernment, perceptiveness, prudence, judgement, consideration
refinement, grace, elegance, sophistication, wisdom, worldly wisdom, soft skills
savoir faire
humorous couth

3‘he won by a clever finesse’

SYNONYMS
winning move, trick, stratagem, ruse, manoeuvre, scheme, artifice, machination, bluff, wile
informal dodge

verb

1‘he could hardly finesse his way out of a serious downturn’

SYNONYMS
bluff, manoeuvre, cheat, evade, trick, feign