finesse - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate finesse

finesse is hyphenated as fi-nesse

How to pronounce finesse

finesse is pronounced fɪ´nɛs s

Number of syllables in finesse

The number of syllables in finesse is 2

What part of speech in finesse?

finesse can be a noun or a verb participle

How common in the word finesse?

finesse is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does finesse convey?

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Words with similar spelling to finesse

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Synonyms of 'finesse'

ability, address, adroitness, Angle, appreciation, appreciativeness, Art, artifice, artistry, astuteness, beguile, bluff, bravura, brew, brilliance, cabal, capability, capacity, civilizedness, collude, collusion, command, competence, complicity, complot, con, concoct, confederacy, connivance, connive, conspiracy, conspire, contrivance, control, coordination, countermine, counterplot, covin, craft, cultivation, culture, cunning, dash, deceit, deceive, deception, delicacy, delude, device, dexterity, dextrousness, diplomacy, discretion, discrimination, dodge, efficiency, elan, elegance, engineer, engineering, excellence, expedient, expertise, exploit, facility, fastidiousness, feel, feeling, finagle, fool, frame, frame-up, game, gamesmanship, Grace, gracility, graciosity, grip, guile, handiness, hatch, hoodwink, horsemanship, ingeniousness, ingenuity, insidiousness, intrigue, inventiveness, Italian hand, jockey, judiciousness, knack, know-how, machinate, machination, maneuver, manipulate, mastership, mastery, nicety, one-upmanship, operate, outwit, palate, panache, play, plot, polish, proficiency, prowess, quality, readiness, refinement, resource, rig, rigging, ruse, savoir-faire, scheme, scheming, seamanship, selectiveness, sense, sensibility, sensitivity, shift, skill, sophistication, sophistry, stealth, stratagem, strategy, style, subtlety, tact, talent, taste, tastefulness, technique, timing, trick, underplot, virtuosity, wangle, wariness, wile, wiliness, wit, wizardry, workmanship

Common Adverb Collocations of finesse

always, enough, even, exclusively, far, not, rather, so, still, then, too, well

Common Conjunction Collocations of finesse

and, but, nor, or, yet