Bright-eyed young couples intertwine gloved hands as they adeptly navigate the crowds.
Until this latest attack, the Netanyahu-Barak duo had adeptly managed to avoid involvement in the Syrian revolution.
Greenwald and Matt Welch have adeptly handled this piece of stinking hubris from our just reelected President.
"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.