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"


  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.]


  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.

Anagrams for ADEPT »

  1. pated, taped

  2. Taped

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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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