Synonyms of dexterity in English:

dexterity


See definition of dexterity

noun

1‘the hand-decorating of china demanded great dexterity’

SYNONYMS

deftness, adeptness, adroitness, agility, nimbleness, handiness, ability, capability, talent, skilfulness, skill, proficiency, accomplishment, expertise, experience, efficiency, effortlessness, slickness, mastery, delicacy, knack, facility, artistry, sleight of hand, craft, finesse, felicity

informal niftiness, wizardry

ANTONYMS

clumsiness

2‘his political dexterity’

SYNONYMS

shrewdness, astuteness, sharp-wittedness, sharpness, acuteness, acumen, acuity, intelligence

ingenuity, inventiveness, cleverness, smartness

sensitivity, alertness, wit, canniness, common sense, discernment, insight, understanding, penetration, perception, perceptiveness, perspicacity, perspicaciousness, discrimination, sagacity, sageness

cunning, artfulness, craftiness, wiliness, calculation, calculatedness

informal nous, horse sense, savvy

rare sapience, arguteness

ANTONYMS

stupidity, insensitivity