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1. Possessing or exercising skill; expert. See Synonyms at proficient.
2. Characterized by, exhibiting, or requiring skill: a skillful ascent of the summit.

skill′ful·ly adv.
skill′ful·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.skillfulness - the state of being cognitively skillful
state - the way something is with respect to its main attributes; "the current state of knowledge"; "his state of health"; "in a weak financial state"
expertise, expertness - skillfulness by virtue of possessing special knowledge
handiness - skillfulness with the hands; "he can do any sort of work requiring handiness and dexterity"
coordination - the skillful and effective interaction of movements
versatility - having a wide variety of skills
mastery, command, control - great skillfulness and knowledge of some subject or activity; "a good command of French"
adeptness, adroitness, deftness, quickness, facility - skillful performance or ability without difficulty; "his quick adeptness was a product of good design"; "he was famous for his facility as an archer"
fluency - skillfulness in speaking or writing
proficiency, technique - skillfulness in the command of fundamentals deriving from practice and familiarity; "practice greatly improves proficiency"
efficiency - skillfulness in avoiding wasted time and effort; "she did the work with great efficiency"
unskillfulness - a lack of cognitive skill
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Here one must mention the extraordinary skillfulness of the artist, which, by the way, can be viewed in a video installation named 'Amal'.
During the visit, the senior guest toured the various sections and departments of SPA and was briefed on their functions, equipment and skillfulness.
In the first event, the drivers and their horse teams showed skillfulness in travelling between obstacles.
The royal red vehicle of king Farouk [only royal vehicles were allowed the red color]; costumes of royal army officers, the appearance of Nasser, Naguib, King Farouk, Sayyid Qutb is a testimony to the high level of skillfulness of the make-up artists.
Competency (ability to manage, maturity, skillfulness, effectiveness)
By providing this level of detail, students enabled interviewers to assess their skillfulness in the behavior.
The retail sector in Pakistan has several restrictions such as small scale operations; lower level of operational skillfulness, lack of financial resources.
Not only will we witness the skillfulness and talents of some of tomorrow's brightest business minds during the competing teams participation in the Finals, including the National Winner that will be representing Qatar, 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.
Alfa Laval is utilizing its skillfulness in fuel conditioning to high-pressure fuel gas supply systems for LNG.
The most problems are due to infrastructural incongruity, process constraints and lack of skillfulness of emergency team.
The skillfulness of Kuwaiti politicians, who are well-known for resolving the country's and region's crises, may not be of help as the situation is bad and affects everyone.
We try to obtain an exact assessment about the training capabilities and skillfulness of the Chinese navy during the visit to the country," the Iranian commander pointed out.