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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The state of being able to do something very well.

Usage examples (39)
  • They had to take a proficiency test before they got their license to drive.
  • Practice greatly improves proficiency
  • The only way to truly obtain proficiency is to read blogs.
  • In the language teaching world "proficiency" is rated on a scale from novice to superior, with lots of steps along the way. for more
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