deft definition

  • adjective:
    • Quick and skillful; adroit. See Synonyms at dexterous.
    • fast and neat for action; skillful
    • Apt; fit; spruce; nice.
    • dexterous; clever; convenient.
    • skillful in actual motions; particularly regarding the arms
  • others:
    • Simple; meek; moderate.
    • Apt or dexterous; nice in action or performance; subtly smart or skilful.
    • clean; spruce; trim.
    • Foolish; daft. See daft.
    • An abbreviation of defendant.

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