Examples of sleight in a sentence
<must have employed some sophisticated sleight to con that wary couple out of their money>
<a brilliant new theory that pays tribute to his remarkable sleight of mind>
Origin and Etymology of sleight
Middle English, from Old Norse slœgth, from slœgr sly — more at sly
First Known Use: 14th century
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