Spanish English Dictionary

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hábil in English:

1. adroit adroit


She became adroit at dealing with difficult questions.
She became adroit at dealing with difficult questions. Jamie was adroit at flattering others. The young men picked the papers up adroitly.

English word "hábil"(adroit) occurs in sets:

Fichas del libro - "Vautrin" (Honore de Balzac)
Fichas del libro - "The Tower of Dago" (Mór Jókai)
Fichas del libro - "Masterman and Son" (W. J. Dawson)
Fichas del libro - "Laboulaye's Fairy Book" (Various)
Fichas del libro - "Chicago, Satan's Sanctum" (L. ...

2. deft deft


She's a deft cook. If so, they missed a deft performance of the work. If her hand was constant, it could also be deft.
He sketched her with quick, deft strokes.
She's deft
The whole audience admired the acrobat's deft movements.
This job requires a deft hand when dealing with people.
He's very deft at handling awkward situations.

English word "hábil"(deft) occurs in sets:

Fichas del libro - "Felony" (James Causey)
Fichas del libro - "A Guest of Ganymede" (C. C. Ma...
Fichas del libro - "A Pioneer Mother" (Hamlin Garl...
Fichas del libro - "Transfer Point" (Anthony Boucher)
Fichas del libro - "Man's Best Friend" (Evelyn E. ...