Noun. An instinctive or intuitive dexterity with fingers. A native ability to use words to crisp effect. An untutored but effective way with decorating or accessorizing.
"And fix cars? That kid had a golden cannyknack!" "Her budget was skimpy but the interior of the trailer was comfortable and handsome thanks to some unsuspected cannyknack that surprised even her."
by Anita Owen January 31, 2008