English to Afrikaans Meaning :: dexterity

Dexterity :
behendigheid
- behendigheid
 

Show English Meaning
(+)

Noun(1) adroitness in using the hands

Show Examples
(+)

(1) On the one hand he had shown a great lack of manual dexterity , but he now showed that he had great talents for learning, especially mathematics.(2) After that, she began using the chopsticks with increased dexterity and was filling her own stomach in no time.(3) They are the only primates in the world that subsist on grass, and they have the greatest manual dexterity of any monkey on earth.(4) Whenever he can, on most weekends and when guests are invited, Abnash dons the chef's cap and apron and handles pans and ladles with dexterity .(5) her dexterity with chopsticks(6) The Aborigines made a highly interesting exhibition of skill and dexterity in the use of the boomerang and throwing spears.(7) These were tests of their ability to withstand pain and to practise athletic dexterity .(8) After a few weeks I got so I could move my feet with the same agility and dexterity as my hands.(9) Ageing affects us all, but under the new pension scheme we will still be expected to continue to be on call and perform with the same dexterity until the age of 65.(10) He has verbal dexterity and rhyming skills which very few rap artists have.(11) It thus encourages mental agility as well as physical dexterity , speed and good hand-eye co-ordination.(12) Of course the technique was specialized and required dexterity and experience to execute well.(13) Kasia is a wonderful musician and plays the violin with great dexterity .(14) Of course, much political dexterity will be required to keep ties with both China and Japan stable without angering one or the other.(15) We could not help hugging dear old Cowboy Bill, to whose skill and dexterity , in all probability, we owed our lives.(16) Hopeless is the most polite word I can think of to describe my complete lack of skill, coordination and dexterity .
Related Words
(1) manual dexterity ::
Handvaardigheid
Synonyms
Noun
3. sleight ::
bedrieëry
Antonyms
Different Forms
dexterity
English to Afrikaans Dictionary: dexterity

Meaning and definitions of dexterity, translation in Afrikaans language for dexterity with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of dexterity in Afrikaans and in English language.

Tags for the entry "dexterity"

What dexterity means in Afrikaans, dexterity meaning in Afrikaans, dexterity definition, examples and pronunciation of dexterity in Afrikaans language.

English to Afrikaans Dictionary

Words by Category

Topic Wise Words

Learn 3000+ Common Words

Learn Common GRE Words

Learn Words Everyday

Most Searched Words

Word of the day

● Startle
skrik, flikker, flitsverbaas, skrik, flits, elektrifiseer, , Begin, wankelskrik
Search History
Any word you search will appear here
Your Favorite Words
Currently you do not have any favorite word. To make a word favorite you have to click on the heart button.