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skill

skill

 
 
pronunciation:
skIl
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the power or ability to perform a task well, especially because of training or practice.
After taking this class, her writing skills have improved.
synonyms:
art, craft, deftness, dexterity, expertise, facility, handicraft
similar words:
qualification
definition 2: a kind of work or craft that requires special care and training.
Painting is a skill.
synonyms:
craft, handicraft, trade
Word Builder: skill +
  • skilled:
    having skill.
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