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Noun
Having or showing skill, especially of the elegant or graceful kind
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“The spongy greens are difficult to land on. Therefore, the challenge of placing the ball on the green requires great finesse.”
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Showing mental acuity in dealing with a situation
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“It's a thought-provoking book that treats a highly topical subject with finesse.”
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Great subtlety and tact in handling or manipulating people or difficult situations
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“As it can be a heavy and sensitive topic, you'll want to approach it with finesse.”
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Elegance or flair in movement or execution
“Some overweight comedians play their seemingly ponderous size against their ability to dance, moving with finesse and style to garner laughs.”
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An adroit, typically winning, maneuver
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“The whole scene amused me to think that a man who seemed so simple as this poor jeweler did, should have hit on such a clever finesse to get out of his scrape.”
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Refinement or grace in one's appearance or comportment
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Grace or effortlessness in movement or execution
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The quality of being nimble or agile in movement
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The skill in, or practice of, achieving one's ends through underhanded means
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Fineness or intricacy of texture or structure
Verb
To obtain, arrange, or achieve by indirect, complicated or intensive efforts
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“His frantic attempts to finesse the withdrawal failed and have been shown up as cynical attempts to gain political advantage.”
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To slyly attempt to evade, especially blame or censure
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“He has attempted to finesse the blame for the deal's collapse by reimposing sanctions but not formally leaving the agreement.”
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To make use of
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To gamble
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To deceive or fool someone
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To outdo or surpass
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To cover or conceal, as if with a veil
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