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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having or showing knowledge and aptitude.

Usage examples (34)
  • The matter was in skilful hands; for the days rolled on, after that eventful excursion, with great smoothness.
  • And Nakula, the favourite of his brothers taught by Drona, became known as a skilful warrior and a great car-warrior (Ati-ratha).
  • Fred and Tom soon came to be known as skilful doctors.
  • She was well known as a skilful cook, an admirable nurse, and an excellent manager of household affairs. for more
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