skillfulness
noun see skillful

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Skillfulness — 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

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  • skillfulness — noun The state or quality of being adept or skillful …   Wiktionary

  • skillfulness — skill·ful·ness …   English syllables

  • skillfulness — noun the state of being cognitively skillful • Ant: ↑unskillfulness • Derivationally related forms: ↑skillful • Hypernyms: ↑state • Hyponyms: ↑expertness, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • skill — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Expertness Nouns 1. skill, skillfulness, address; dexterity, dexterousness; adroitness, expertise, proficiency, adequacy, competence, handicraft, finesse, savoir faire, facility, knack; mastery,… …   English dictionary for students

  • expertness — noun skillfulness by virtue of possessing special knowledge • Syn: ↑expertise • Derivationally related forms: ↑expert, ↑expert (for: ↑expertise) • Hypernyms: ↑skillf …   Useful english dictionary

  • handiness — noun 1. skillfulness with the hands he can do any sort of work requiring handiness and dexterity • Derivationally related forms: ↑handy • Hypernyms: ↑skillfulness 2. the quality of being at hand when needed • Syn: ↑acc …   Useful english dictionary

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