Handicapped people (like the deaf) are sometimes skillful in other activities.
deft- sounds like theft , if a theft is to take place, then it should be neat and skillfull,else police will trace it.
Ravi shastri say for Sachin's backside's delicate touch as 'deft touch by Sachin'
Johnny DEPP is the epitome of DEFT acting. Remember Johnny DEFT.
sounds like 'Depth'. Dexterous [skillful] people usually have depth to their activities.
sounds like "theft" ...so to THEFT a thing you need to be skillful!..