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1. dexterity

noun. ['dɛkˈstɛrəti, dɛkˈstɛrɪti'] adroitness in using the hands.

Synonyms

  • manual dexterity
  • adeptness
  • adroitness
  • sleight
  • quickness
  • deftness

Antonyms

  • unskillfulness
  • effortfulness
  • stupidity

Etymology

  • dexteritas (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Mental Dexterity

  • unpopularity
  • insularity
  • vulgarity
  • severity
  • austerity
  • asperity
  • clarity
  • verity
  • varity
  • rarity
  • gerrity
  • gerety
  • garrity
  • charity

2. mental

adjective. ['ˈmɛntəl'] involving the mind or an intellectual process.

Synonyms

  • psychical
  • intellectual
  • noetic
  • psychological
  • psychogenic
  • psychic
  • rational

Antonyms

  • unchaste
  • immorality
  • immoral
  • dishonorable

Etymology

  • mental (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • mentalis (Latin)

3. mental

adjective. ['ˈmɛntəl'] affected by a disorder of the mind.

Antonyms

  • evil

Etymology

  • mental (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • mentalis (Latin)

4. mental

adjective. ['ˈmɛntəl'] of or relating to the chin or median part of the lower jaw.

Antonyms

  • unrighteous

Etymology

  • mental (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • mentalis (Latin)

Example sentences of the word mental-dexterity


1. Noun Phrase
Unlike most agility courses that are designed to challenge the physical and mental dexterity of both the dog and the handler, Hoopers agility focuses on the teamwork demonstrated by the dog and handler team.

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