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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Able to do something very well.

Usage examples (39)
  • If any player becomes too proficient, the game is threatened with termination.
  • How proficient is Joseph at this stage of his career?
  • That, and the fact that the Celtics weren't as proficient from the three-point line as they were in the quarterfinal win over Indiana.
  • Less than half of its children are "proficient" - meaning they perform at grade-level-in reading and math. for more
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