Santorum finessed the question by saying his wife, Karen, had helped him write that section.
He finessed questions about his personal opposition to contraception and found ways to keep jabbing back at Romney.
At the same time, settlements are belittled (they can be “finessed” according to Morris).
The word "finessed" in my last, your compositor has transformed into finified.
As he had reached Her without equipment and without resources, they finessed a little about his leave.