What does skilled mean?

Definitions for skilledskɪld

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word skilled.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. skilled(adj)

    having or showing or requiring special skill

    "only the most skilled gymnasts make an Olympic team"; "a skilled surgeon has many years of training and experience"; "a skilled reconstruction of her damaged elbow"; "a skilled trade"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Skilled(adj)

    having familiar knowledge united with readiness and dexterity in its application; familiarly acquainted with; expert; skillful; -- often followed by in; as, a person skilled in drawing or geometry

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'skilled' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4838

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'skilled' in Adjectives Frequency: #658


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of skilled in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of skilled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. English Proverb:

    A smooth sea never made a skilled mariner.

  2. Lester B. Pearson:

    Politics is the skilled use of blunt objects.

  3. Cato the Elder:

    An orator is a good man who is skilled in speaking.

  4. Vikrant Parsai:

    A skilled teacher and a few good books can always cure ignorance.

  5. Evan Starr:

    The idea that they're only for high-skilled workers is only wishful thinking.

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