skilfulness


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Translations
مهارَه، بَراعَه
obratnost
dygtighed
leikni; færni

skilfulness

skillfulness (US) [ˈskɪlfʊlnɪs] Nhabilidad f, destreza f

skilfulness

skillfulness (Am) [ˈskɪlfʊlnɪs] n (of person, handiwork) → abilità

skill

(skil) noun
1. cleverness at doing something, resulting either from practice or from natural ability. This job requires a lot of skill.
2. a job or activity that requires training and practice; an art or craft. the basic skills of reading and writing.
ˈskilful adjective
having, or showing, skill. a skilful surgeon; It was very skilful of you to repair my bicycle.
ˈskilfully adverb
ˈskilfulness noun
skilled adjective
(negative unskilled).
1. (of a person etc) having skill, especially skill gained by training. a skilled craftsman; She is skilled at all types of dressmaking.
2. (of a job etc) requiring skill. a skilled trade.
skilful is spelt with -l- (not -ll-).
References in classic literature ?
Indeed the worthy housewife was of such a capricious nature, that she not only attained a higher pitch of genius than Macbeth, in respect of her ability to be wise, amazed, temperate and furious, loyal and neutral in an instant, but would sometimes ring the changes backwards and forwards on all possible moods and flights in one short quarter of an hour; performing, as it were, a kind of triple bob major on the peal of instruments in the female belfry, with a skilfulness and rapidity of execution that astonished all who heard her.
He added: "Not only will we witness the skilfulness and talents of some of tomorrow's brightest business minds but we are also helping raise the status of Qatar as a strong regional supporter of skill-development and human capacity building initiatives and events, in line with the country's National Vision for the year 2030, and in harmony with the Academy's vision, mission, and core values.
He added that the decision to manufacture Sentra in Egypt reflects the company's experience in the cars industry here and its confidence in the promising Egyptian market, as well as the skilfulness of the Egyptian workers.
In this regard, there is sometimes lack of information about the legal criteria used to judge the skilfulness or unskillfulness in performing an activity.
His skilfulness is not merely having a surface level appetite for everything.
Regarding allegation about the character and profession of the Mariner, Lamb contends that like the little wonderments" of Gulliver's Travels the poet uses his imaginative skilfulness in creating an atmosphere in which the mind accepts all that takes place during the action of the poem.