Gosling is just as adept at wearing what Jannuzzi says is the next trend for summer: the tank top.
Through the years he became just as adept at politics as he was on horseback.
Mohammed was an adept and relentless networker with a gift for small talk and instant familiarity.
Courtesy, kindness, and punctuality: the old Trot was adept at all the old bourgeois virtues.
There is no politician in America as adept at disconcerting the elites as Sarah Palin.
In an intrigue based on such lines Miguel Figuero was an adept.
If my doubts are well founded, he must be an adept in the art of dissimulation.
But the Irishman is a deacon of his craft, and settles the point like an adept.
In the act of removing all records and remains of feasts, David became an adept.
Men who live in such a world as this become sensitive to its symptoms, and adept at interpreting them.
"an expert," especially "one who is skilled in the secrets of anything," 1660s, from Latin adeptus (see adept (adj.)). The Latin adjective was used as a noun in this sense in Medieval Latin among alchemists.