adverb see skillful

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  • skillfully — adverb with skill (Freq. 3) fragments of a nearly complete jug, skillfully restored at the institute of archaeology • Syn: ↑skilfully • Derived from adjective: ↑skillful …   Useful english dictionary

  • Skillfully — Skillful Skill ful, a. [Written also skilful.] 1. Discerning; reasonable; judicious; cunning. [Obs.] Of skillful judgment. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. Possessed of, or displaying, skill; knowing and ready; expert; well versed; able in management;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • skillfully — See skillful. * * * …   Universalium

  • skillfully — adverb In a skillful manner; with skill …   Wiktionary

  • skillfully — adj. with skill, proficiently, adeptly, expertly, masterfully …   English contemporary dictionary

  • skillfully — skill·ful·ly …   English syllables

  • skillful — skillfully, adv. skillfulness, n. /skil feuhl/, adj. 1. having or exercising skill: a skillful juggler. 2. showing or involving skill: a skillful display of fancy diving. 3. Obs. reasonable; rational. Also, esp. Brit., skilful. [1250 …   Universalium

  • Thematic development of Italian Renaissance painting — This article about the development of themes in Italian Renaissance painting is an extension to the article Italian Renaissance painting, for which it provides additional pictures with commentary. The works encompassed are from Giotto in the… …   Wikipedia

  • hand tool — any tool or implement designed for manual operation. * * * Introduction  any of the implements used by craftsmen in manual operations, such as chopping, chiseling, sawing, filing, or forging. Complementary tools, often needed as auxiliaries to… …   Universalium

  • literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …   Universalium

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