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Examples of Adept

Sentence with the comparative degree of the adjective Adept

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Latina women are naturally more adept than women from other ethnicities in keeping breast cancer risks at bay, thanks to a gene variant.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Sentence with the absolute superlative degree of the adjective Adept

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I was very adept at acquiring languages.
(Anna Held)

Sentence with the equality degree of the adjective Adept

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TOM UTLEY: I cannot claim to be anything like as adept as my late grandfather at solving cryptic crosswords.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Sentence with the noun Adept

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The good news is, you can take steps to become more socially adept.
(Forbes - Business, )


2 examples:

Where did he learn to be so adept at surrealist torture?
(Christopher Hooton in The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

You might point out the roles of the CEO, the CIO, or the CMO as driving the digital transformation of an organization, but are they adept at handling the all the data needs of every organization?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

He is an adept climber.

He is adept in swimming.

He is adept at telling lies.

He's adept at jumping into profitable niches.

Hackers are adept at getting around computer security measures.

I was relatively technically adept. I can edit and wire up a light.
(Ian Hart)

No wonder more men of all ages have become adept mix-masters.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

The best leaders aren't just smart, they're also socially adept.
(Forbes - Business, )

Domestic cats may be cute and cuddly, but they're also adept hunters.
(Los Angeles Times - Science, )

No Chief Secretary was ever more adept at doing this than Joel Barnett.
(The Independent - People, )

Fraudsters are not only adept at making counterfeits look like the real thing.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Former stars adept at using social media find they are not forgotten, after all.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

The films that settled whether actors adept at comedy could be as affecting in drama.
(Betsy Sharkey, Los Angeles Times Film Critic in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

In campus protests, the young protesters have proved adept at controlling the narrative.
(USA Today - Money, )

Statistical mechanics is adept at describing the equilibria of quantum many-body systems.
(Nature Physics, )

Captains are adept at reading the shifting moods of the dressing room, of their teammates.
(Los Angeles Times - Motor Racing, )

While at Chelsea, Didier Drogba was equally adept at scoring with his head and his two feet.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Sometimes a performance is so finely adept that you forget the actor and see only the character.
(Charles McNulty, Times Theater Critic in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Compared to younger adults, older people are less adept at reading emotion in their spouse's face.
(Science Daily - News, )

She is a grand slam tennis winner, but she has a prodigious intellect and is also an adept artist.
(CNN - World Sport, )

These few seem more adept at executing market and technology turns, not just incremental evolution.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Emerging as a mathematician of international renown, she proved no less adept as an educationalist.
(The Independent - People, )

With this much speed and acceleration, it's no surprise Emmanuel Sanders is so adept at catching up.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

Mario Draghi is extraordinarily adept, and his pitch-perfect press conference was testimony to that.
(The Independent - Business, )

The Texas Rangers have become adept at winning the American League West under manager Jeff Banister.
(UPI - Sports News, )

March. 12 (UPI) -- Study finds human brain is more adept at remembering sights and textures than sounds.
(UPI - Science News, )

Astronomers have found that she is truly hot stuff – and that she’s very adept at hiding her true nature.
(The Independent - Science, )

It suggests they they were skilled tool makers with adept hand eye coordination and a well developed culture.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

This approach is often something new for managers too, and they need to be adept at coaching reps to mastery.
(My Say, Contributor in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Research found that some plants are adept at military strategy, mounting a defence at first whiff of an attack.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

But as its history reveals, it's been adept at hurdling the threat of legal action and law enforcement activity.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

No one is more adept at turning crises into opportunities than representatives of special interests in Washington.
(Michael Hiltzik in Los Angeles Times - Business, )

Averaging 16:09 ice time per game, New York Rangers centre Miller has proven himself to be adept in key situations.
(Mike Brophy in CBC Sports, )

CMOs, more than many other C-level executives, have to become adept at successfully moving from one firm to another.
(Forbes - Business, )

Put in place organizational processes to acquire, develop, encourage, plan, and transition (ADEPT) talent over time.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

This West Coast jazz singer, a rhythmically adept and accomplished scat improviser, offers a far-reaching repertoire.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

But the virus is adept at developing resistance to drugs, and treatment regimens require tweaking that can be costly.
(Science Daily - News, )

Nowadays, most entrants have a first-class degree, followed often by a Masters – and all have to be digitally adept.
(The Independent - Education, )

Humans are so adept at recognizing familiar voices, they can identify a close friend or a relative with just two words.
(Tech Times - Health, )

But his response to an attempted military coup shows Mr. Erdogan and his AKP party have become adept at using them, too.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

The study by MIT researchers found that coughs and sneezes are far more adept at spreading viruses than they had thought.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Researchers are finding that those with an extensive potty mouth are also more fluent and adept at other forms of speech.
(Neil Macdonald in CBC News - Politics, )

Eminem is possibly the only person more adept with free-associative, syntactically imaginative insults than Donald Trump.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

The 112-year-old U.S. drug store chain is surprisingly adept when it comes to revenue-driving, customer-pleasing technology.
(ZDNet US, )

Viktorsson, who was at the Brussels airport, had become adept at navigating the city on frequent trips to visit her daughter.
(The New York Times - World News, )

And technology is so adept at providing ‘adaptive feedback’ that it proves to be an exceptionally effective teaching tool.
(Forbes - Education, )

Leading museums have proven surprisingly adept at adapting digital technology, and their experience holds lessons for business.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

The refurbished location is much more adept at hosting big public events, but stays faithful to some of its trademark features.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Researchers at Washington State University say deserts and other arid ecosystems are surprisingly adept at soaking up excess CO2.
(UPI - Science News, )

Today’s best marketers are becoming adept at “Story Branding”: the use of storytelling to create impactful and memorable brands.
(Forbes - Business, )

Research suggests that ancestral humans may have been more adept at negotiating unstable arboreal environment than previously thought.
(Science Daily - News, )

His hand-eye co-ordination on the drums isn't in doubt so perhaps its no surprise then that Harry Judd is equally adept as a cricketer.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Sophie Wessex proved less than adept when it came to using a bow and arrow during a tour of Stoke Mandeville Stadium in Buckinghamshire.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Oscar-winner Robin Williams, whose free-form comedy and adept impressions dazzled audiences for decades, has died in an apparent suicide.
(The Vancouver Sun - Celebrity, )

A new study indicates that the higher the income level of a student’s family, the more adept the student will be on how to use the web.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

The food-poisoning pathogen, Salmonella, for example is adept at picking up cues to adjust to different locations and surrounding conditions.
(Science Daily - News, )

A new study has revealed why CMV -- a virus responsible for 1,000 birth defects a year in the UK -- is so adept at evading the immune system.
(Science Daily - News, )

For a man whose team began this tournament by putting five past the World Champions, Louis van Gaal is becoming adept at lowering expectations.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Created by Australians Benjamin Laird and Oscar Schwartz, the Bot or Not website reveals just how adept computers have become at writing poetry.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The Foreign Office's pet cat Palmerston (pictured) has proven himself an adept mouse catcher - outdoing another Whitehall feline, No 10's Larry.
(Daily Mail - News, )

He’s also leading the cavalry against the Series A crunch through his unique business model and adept skill at matching investors and startups.
(Forbes - Business, )

This research shows that separate lineages became progressively more adept at diving into water to catch fishes, like modern day loons and grebes.
(Science Daily - News, )

They tend to be adaptable and mobile, East-Coast-educated but West Coast-bound, willing to take risks, technically sophisticated, and social adept.
(Forbes - Business, )

But the procedure, which uses lasers to activate special drugs called photosensitizing agents, isn't adept at fighting cancer deep inside the body.
(Science Daily - News, )

Austin, a city adept at holding international festivals like South by Southwest and City Limits, takes its U.S. Grand Prix entertainment seriously.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

Although the human brain is adept at tackling new problems with little new learning involved, evolution didn't necessarily create the brain to do so.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Famously described as "Cumbria's First Lady of the visual arts", Mary Burkett proved remarkably adept at operating on all sides of the cultural divide.
(The Independent - People, )

For a player so alert to his next move on and off the football field, it should come as no surprise that Mesut Ozil was rather adept at chess as a child.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

In its American debut, this Chinese production was performed by adept Chinese dancers, but there was not an aesthetically coherent and compelling ballet.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Researchers at the University of British Columbia Okanagan found people with 'dark triad' tendencies are less adept at negotiating online than in person.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The co-evolution of viruses with their hosts has led to the emergence of viral pathogens that are adept at evading or actively suppressing host immunity.
(Nature Reviews Microbiology, )

The PGA Tour is now an intriguing mix of young stars who expect to overpower every par 5 and older stars adept at managing their emotions and their games.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

While those deep pockets are perfect for holding warm syrup, they're equally adept at containing glazed fruit, ice cream, and even fried chicken and gravy.
(Noelle Carter in Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

As the first easy-to-understand publication tackling marketing analytics head on, this book serves a unique need for marketers looking to become more adept.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

A 38-year Denver Post reporter and columnist chronicling the doings of Denver notables, Kreck is adept at turning up fascinating trivia on the city’s elite.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

For a mountainous country that is often snowbound, with a population under eight million, Switzerland is remarkably adept at producing excellent tennis players.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

As liberalization swamps Myanmar’s largest city with cars, a young police sergeant adept at managing the flow has been winning praise — and quite a few tips.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Owen Farrell's rugby skills have been on display for club and country all season - and the Saracens No 10 showed he is just as adept with a football at his feet.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Chess commentator and writer Nigel Short, 49, said women should accept they were ‘hard-wired very differently’ and weren’t as adept at playing chess as men.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A new study found that people are actually quite adept at discerning the difference between using social media and having an honest-to-goodness social interaction.
(Science Daily - News, )

The company's share price has enjoyed a spectacular run since paying a maiden dividend in April last year, which alerted the market to Adept's rude financial health.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

President-elect Donald Trump is adept at using Twitter to communicate with his audience, but the platform is not responsible for his election, CEO Jack Dorsey has said.
(CNBC, )

They found that young adults who have higher expression of the CD38 gene as well as differences in CD157 gene sequence are friendlier and more socially adept than others.
(Science Daily - News, )

In a new study looking at toddlers and preschoolers with autism, researchers found that children with better motor skills were more adept at socializing and communicating.
(Science Daily - News, )

To better understand how companies can become more adept at leveraging analytics to improve decision making, I turned to Gopi Koteeswaran, the CEO at LatentView Analytics.
(Forbes - Business, )

The report from the New York attorney general portrays a complex business in which technologically adept ticket brokers are able to profit at the expense of ordinary fans.
(The New York Times - Business, )

March 24 (UPI) -- Chemists have found that californium, Cf, is particularly adept at bonding and separating other materials, and is extremely resistant to radiation damage.
(UPI - Science News, )

As a gung-ho supervisor, Stephen Jackson was so adept at finding and photographing sleeping airport security guards that colleagues called him the "Nighttime Ninja," he says.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

I was turned away from what should have been my first gig, thanks to a diligent bouncer adept at identifying underage girls beneath their layers of Constance Carroll make-up.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny showed that he is equally adept with his feet (and head) as his hands when he stole the show in a game of takraw with Gervinho and Carl Jenkinson.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Former England football captain David Beckham shows he's equally adept with his hands after a tennis ball flies into the royal box, much to the delight of the Court One crowd.
(BBC Sport - Tennis, )

Palaeontologists at Flinders University in Australia have discovered caves filled with claw marks left by the Thylacoleo carnifex (pictured) that show it was an adept climber.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

In whatever sphere of their work, Celtic are proving adept at keeping a firm hold on the things that matter most as the Bhoys extended their domestic unbeaten run to 28 games.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Aside from churning out impressive, feature-packed technology that dominates the smartphone industry, Samsung is also adept at stirring up interest in what it has up its sleeve.
(Forbes - Business, )

Former England football captain David Beckham shows he's equally adept with his hands after a tennis ball flies into the royal box, much to the delight of the Centre Court crowd.
(BBC Sport, )

A study published in the journal Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin shows that lonely people are as socially adept as the rest of us but suffer a form of performance anxiety.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Shari Johnston, SVP and head of marketing at Radius, explains how marketers can convert analytics into action and provides advice on how to become more adept in predictive analytics.
(Kimberly A. Whitler, Contributor in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

French farmers are adept at showing their displeasure with actions that include dumping wine, milk and eggs on streets and in towns in order to have maximum impact and media exposure.
(Forbes - Business, )

It has been a long time since Diego Maradona made the news for his performances on the football pitch, but he has shown himself adept at remaining in the spotlight during his retirement.
(The Independent - Football, )

Lily Donaldson proved she was adept at impressing off the runway, as well as on it, as she attended Vogue's 100th anniversary gala dinner in London's Kensington Gardens on Monday evening.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

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