Dexterity appears in the following pangram (a sentence using every letter of the alphabet at least once):
- The public was amazed to view the quickness and dexterity of the juggler. (60 letters)
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Definition of the noun dexterity
What does dexterity mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: dexterities
- adroitness in using the hands
- example: This task requires dexterity.
- lexical domain: Cognitive Processes - nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents
- synonyms of dexterity: manual dexterity / sleight
- more generic words: adeptness / adroitness / deftness / facility / quickness = skillful performance or ability without difficulty
Alternative definition of the noun dexterity
- Skill in performing tasks, especially with the hands.
Specialised definition of the noun dexterity
Glossary of sports
ease and skill in physical movement, especially in using the hands and manipulating objects (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)
"Dexterity", known as Funny Field in Japan, is a puzzle game by SNK that was released for the Game Boy in 1990. It is a game that consists of a square floor covered in seven rows and eight columns of tiles. The goal of the game is to flip all of the light tiles into dark tiles. There are several enemies as the level advances. The game has a total of 30 rounds.
- mode: Single-player video game
- developer: SNK Playmore
- genre: Puzzle game
- publisher: SNK Playmore
- released on (24 years ago)
"Dexterity" is a film.
- country: United States of America
- "Dexterity" is a composition.
- music by Charlie Parker
- "Dexterity" is a musical album of Skitz & Julie Dexter & Julie Dexter.
- released in (13 years ago)
- "Dexterity" is a musical album of George Shearing.
- "Dexterity" is a musical album of Sinister Dexter.
- released in (11 years ago)
- "Dexterity" is a musical album of Jo Jo Zep and The Falcons.
- genre: Rock music
Phrases with Dexterity
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Dexterity
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by Francesca Ervas, Elisabetta Gola, Maria Grazia Rossi
Dexterity is the ability to find a motor solution to any external situation, that is, to adequately solve any emerging motor problem – correctly...
Book of Rhymes (2009)
The Poetics of Hip Hop by Adam Bradley
Verbal Dexterity Is the Best Measure of a Rapper's.
The Code (2011)
Unlocking the Ancient Power of Your Birthday by Johanna Paungger, Thomas Poppe
in your Signature helps you congeal your intuitions into useful action , as manual dexterity is an asset that bridges many gaps in your everyday life. An innate touch for financial affairs is also an advan- tage here. This Signature ...
Politic Religion and Post-Reformation Polemic by Chloe Preedy
Linguistic dexterity is a characteristic feature of the Marlovian pro- tagonist, and Marlowe's works regularly incorporate great oratorical set pieces. Moreover, the impact of these spectacles goes beyond words alone. Rhetoric in the sixteenth ...
by Christopher Marc Schlick, Ekkehart Frieling, Jürgen Wegge
Although manual dexterity is a typical field where on average age-related decline can be observed, it has been shown that at the same time with adequate training this decline can be reduced or even prevented and that older adults remain ...
Synonyms Discriminated (1908)
A Dictionary of Synonymous Words in the English Language, Illustrated with Quotations from Standard Writers by Charles John Smith
Dexterity is that kind of cleverness which comes of being a perfect master by practice or expe~ rience of the ...
Great Apes Think Alike by John Huss
While dexterity is a far cry from an indicator of intelligence (Stephen Hawking, for example, would fail such a test), it's easy for us to read into these test results, thinking that those who are smart are also dexterous, and vice versa. In Escape ...
Die Wise (2015)
A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul by Stephen Jenkinson
Funny, clever, sage, insightful, and always with your best interest at heart; the ad man's emotional dexterity is the envy of counselors, parents, bosses, and lovers everywhere it is felt. You are the center of the universe when you are being sold.
by Leslie Vail
Dexterity is the tool that was used to create Dynamics GP in the first place. This proprietary tool was created by Great Plains Software, Inc. in the late 1980s. While most other financial application vendors were using toolsets developed in ...
In Search of Goodness (2011)
by Ruth W. Grant
Such dexterity is the price paid by those who have encountered evil. But this implies that lost innocence is a precondition for writing and even reading Billy Budd. On the other hand, even sophisticates contemptuous of innocence are not ...
by Anthony D. Mosley
dexterity The ability to perform mental and physical functions quickly and efficiently. Mental dexterity is an element of COGNITIVE FUNCTION. Physical ...
by Peter Jarvis
manual ability See manual dexterity. manual dexterity The ability to control and co-ordinate the physical body, especially in relation to ...
by Nils K. Oeijord, Mitch C. Bronston
self-determination instincts deterrence, deterrence instinct detest, you-detest- someone-or-something instincts detraction, detraction instinct devotion, devotion instinct devotion, devotion-to-duty instinct dexterity, dexterity instincts dexterity, ...
by Jeffrey H. Greenhaus, Gerard A. Callanan
This option is preferable when individuals are not exploring occupations requiring manual or finger dexterity. Third, the 6 nonpsychomotor tests can be administered in approximately 1.5 to 2 hours. This option is preferable when individuals ...
by Juhana Lemetti
they appear to share certain naturalistic or empiricist starting points, but above all the view that good poetry is about something they call dexterity.
Encyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)
Mixed sciences, vol. 6
It may be observed that, with the greatest dexterity, those biscuits first placed in the oven must be most baked; and to. equalize this unequal efl'ect the first are made larger than the others, so that the heat may be proportionally distributed; the ...
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- Dexterity Meaning
Video shows what dexterity means. Skill in performing tasks, especially with the hands.. Skill in using weapons.. Dexterity Meaning. How to pronounce, definition ...
- 10. Chord Dexterity Exercise - Explanation
This exercise will prepare you for the most demanding chord changes by methodically training all your fingers to move at the same time and independently of ...
- Verbal Dexterity Category Description - ProVocalz App
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Andy Dexterity - Vowel Owls (Auslan - Australian sign language song)
sing and sign the vowels in Auslan (Australian Sign Language) with Andy Dexterity and his casiotone mt-68 written and performed by Andy Dexterity 2013...
Scrabble value of D2E1X8T1E1R1I1T1Y4
The value of this 9-letter word is 20 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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