ace, adept, champion, sensation, maven, mavin, virtuoso, genius, hotshot, star, superstar, whiz, whizz, wizard, wiz(adj)
someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
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"
One fully skilled or well versed in anything; a proficient; as, adepts in philosophy.
Well skilled; completely versed; thoroughly proficient
Origin: From adepte, from adeptus, the past participle of adipisci.
one fully skilled or well versed in anything; a proficient; as, adepts in philosophy
well skilled; completely versed; thoroughly proficient
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.]
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
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.]
The numerical value of ADEPT in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of ADEPT in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The ones who come out of SkyAngels are pretty adept to handle it, even early in their careers.
These groups are very adept at this 'come and join this movement, be part of this' rhetoric to draw in young people who have lost a sense of purpose and belonging during the war.
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.
The internet has definitely made people more adept at using and reading pictures, the amount that is being dumped online ... is a revolution in access, which inevitably expands your way of thinking about the world visually.
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
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Translations for ADEPT
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- умел, опитен, специалист, вещ, познавачBulgarian
- Meister, geschicktGerman
- experto, hábil, experta, adeptoSpanish
- asiantuntija, asiantunteva, päteväFinnish
- deskundige, bekwaam, expertDutch
- ekspert, ekspertka, mistrz, mistrzyniPolish
- знато́к, экспе́рт, специали́стка, ма́стер, уме́лый, све́дущий, специали́ст, о́пытный, зна́ющийRussian
- becerikli, ehil, mahir, ustaTurkish
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