It's just that today's students are expected to first figure out the relationship between "adroit
" and "clumsy,' before choosing which of the four answers has an analogous relationship to "alacrity."
Her poetry displays an adroit
mastery of simple language and an eye for the fine threads woven into ordinary lives.
Thank you so much for your adroit
review and comparison of the Wild Party "horse race" ["A Tale of Two Parties," May 23].
(Query writing will be the subject of a forthcoming Technology Workshop article.) Excel's PivotTable not only is easier to use but it's more adroit
. In addition, financial professionals use Excel a lot more often, so they are handier with spreadsheets than with databases.
Teddy Roosevelt was advised by friends in 1916 to smear Wilson's reputation through an adroit
lead to the press, but declined, on practical grounds.
and crafty entrepreneur, a scribe, `albreviator litterarum aposticlarum' in the papal curia from 1387 until 1417, the Canon survived political upheaval (during the Great Schism) serving Popes and pseudopopes Urban IV, Boniface IX, Alexander V, John XXIII and Martin V, always coming out on top.
That goal lit up a dour opening spell when Quinn's adroit
sidestep left the defence in tatters for Ellis to shoot at keeper Royce.
The news media are adroit
at attributing ignorance solely to the laziness of the dumbo audience.
This twist of the normal reflects Sanchez's adroit
use of words to provoke her readers to question the perfunctory acceptance of all forms of abuse, drug addiction, oppression, poverty, and all isms.
Columbine or ColombinaStock theatrical character that originated about 1530 in Italian commedia dell'arte as the saucy and adroit
servant girl; her Italian name means "Little Dove." In French theater the character became a lady's maid and intrigant and assumed a variety of roles opposite Pantaloon (Pantalone), Harlequin (Arlecchino), and Pierrot (Pedrolino).
use of comparative methodology covers a wide swath of subjects, including the varying effects of colonial administration, the differentiated growth of state power, and the idiosyncracies of family rule in the Arab World.
Environmentalists thought those levels were too high and fought them effectively, using adroit
He made his reputation with many volumes of verse, becoming known as one of the most intellectual, satiric, adroit
, and melodious poets of the day.
Where the old Golyadkin had fumbled, the young Golyadkin is adroit
. This double is soon a favorite in exactly the way the first Golyadkin yearned to be.