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Word of the day for February 7
finesse v
  1. (transitive, chiefly Canada, US, politics) To evade (a problem, situation, etc.) by using some clever argument or strategem.
  2. (transitive, card games) To play (a card) as a finesse.
  3. (transitive, intransitive) To handle or manage carefully or skilfully; to manipulate in a crafty way.
  4. (intransitive, card games) To attempt to win a trick by finessing.
  5. (intransitive, croquet, obsolete) To play a ball out of the way of an opponent.
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