What does skilful mean?

Definitions for skilful
ˈskɪl fəlskil·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adept, expert, good, practiced, proficient, skillful, skilfuladjective

    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. skilfuladjective

    possessing skill, skilled.

    Etymology: From skilful, skylfull, scelvol, equivalent to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Skilfuladjective

    see Skilful

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of skilful in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of skilful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of skilful in a Sentence

  1. Maria Montessori:

    There is in every child a painstaking teacher, so skilful that he obtains identical results in all children in all parts of the world. The only language men ever speak perfectly is the one they learn in babyhood, when no one can teach them anything!

  2. Sun Tzu:

    Therefore the skilful leader subdues the enemy's troops without any fighting; he captures their cities without laying siege to them; he overthrows their kingdom without lengthy operations in the field.

  3. Sun Tzu:

    Hence that general is skilful in attack whose opponent does not know what to defend; and he is skilful in defense whose opponent does not know what to attack.

  4. Cheng Gang:

    The brain drain of skilful people definitely impacts the CFDA's ability to operate, especially for example its ability to evaluate new drugs.

  5. Jonas Hinnfors:

    He has personified the transformation from bomber jackets and steel-toed boots to suits, he has managed to formulate the party's core issues in a very skilful manner but also managed to avoid issues that are bad for the party.

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