Definition of Skillful in English :

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Skillful meaning in English

Meaning of Skillful in English

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Skillful pronunciation in English

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1. adept, expert, good, practiced, proficient, skilful, skillful

having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude

Example Sentences:
'adept in handicrafts'
'an adept juggler'
'an expert job'
'a good mechanic'
'a practiced marksman'
'a proficient engineer'
'a lesser-known but no less skillful composer'
'the effect was achieved by skillful retouching'

2. nice, skillful

done with delicacy and skill

Example Sentences:
'a nice bit of craft'
'a job requiring nice measurements with a micrometer'
'a nice shot'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of skillful
having or showing skill; accomplished; expert

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of skillful
1. Possessing or exercising skill; expert. See Synonyms at proficient.
2. Characterized by, exhibiting, or requiring skill: a skillful ascent of the summit.

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