Definitions for ADEPTəˈdɛpt; ˈæd ɛpt, əˈdɛpt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ace, adept, champion, sensation, maven, mavin, virtuoso, genius, hotshot, star, superstar, whiz, whizz, wizard, wiz(adj)

    someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field

  2. adept, expert, good, practiced, proficient, skillful, skilful(adj)

    having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude

    "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"

Wiktionary

  1. adept(Noun)

    One fully skilled or well versed in anything; a proficient; as, adepts in philosophy.

  2. adept(Adjective)

    Well skilled; completely versed; thoroughly proficient

  3. Origin: From adepte, from adeptus, the past participle of adipisci.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adept(noun)

    one fully skilled or well versed in anything; a proficient; as, adepts in philosophy

  2. Adept(adj)

    well skilled; completely versed; thoroughly proficient

  3. Origin: [L. adeptus obtained (sc. artem), he who has obtained an art, p. p. of adipsci to arrive at, to obtain; ad + apisci to pursue. See Apt, and cf. Adapt.]

Freebase

  1. Adept

    An adept is an individual identified as having attained a specific level of knowledge, skill, or aptitude in doctrines relevant to a particular author or organization.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Adept

    ad-ept′, or ad′ept, adj. completely skilled (in).—n. a proficient.—n. Adep′tion (Bacon), attainment. [L. adeptus (artem), having attained (an art), pa.p. of adipisci, to attain—ad, to, and apisci.]

Anagrams for ADEPT »

  1. pated, taped

  2. Taped

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ADEPT in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ADEPT in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Steffany Kisling:

    The ones who come out of SkyAngels are pretty adept to handle it, even early in their careers.

  2. Gary Davis:

    Sometimes I’m glad flight attendants deal with those passengers, and I can hide in the cockpit, the ones who come out of SkyAngels are pretty adept to handle it, even early in their careers.

  3. Greg Guma:

    He (Sanders) said he was unimportant and it was all about the movement, and then it kind of escalated. ‘If you don’t support the movement, I don’t want your vote'... Obviously he’s become more adept at cultivating voters.” - New York Times, 7/3/15

  4. Sam Nunberg:

    I am not adept at social media, i have a long record of working with diverse people. And anything you are reporting on does not reflect anything on Mr. Trump or Mr. Trump's campaign. I would also point out that all of these things were done before Mr. Trump's campaign, if I even did them — which I deny. In any event, this is the problem with politics ... Politics as usual is wrong.

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Translations for ADEPT

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • умел, опитен, специалист, вещ, познавачBulgarian
  • Meister, geschicktGerman
  • experto, hábil, experta, adeptoSpanish
  • asiantuntija, asiantunteva, päteväFinnish
  • expertFrench
  • प्रवीणHindi
  • tautōhitoMāori
  • deskundige, bekwaam, expertDutch
  • adeptNorwegian
  • ekspert, ekspertka, mistrz, mistrzyniPolish
  • peritoPortuguese
  • знато́к, экспе́рт, специали́стка, ма́стер, уме́лый, све́дущий, специали́ст, о́пытный, зна́ющийRussian
  • skickligSwedish
  • becerikli, ehil, mahir, ustaTurkish

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