Skilled or clever in using the hands or mind.
From the french adroit, meaning "clever, skillful, or apt".
- The adroit surgeon performed the operation with great skill.
- The adroit thief was able to pick the lock in no time.
- The adroit politician was able to navigate the complex political landscape with ease.
- The adroit chef was able to prepare a delicious meal with minimal ingredients.
- The adroit gymnast was able to perform the difficult routine with grace and precision.