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adjective /prəˈfiʃənt/
skilled; expert
perito, hábil, competente
a proficient swimmer.
proficiently adverb
con gran competencia, hábilmente
He learnt to use the software most proficiently.
proficiency noun
competencia; suficiencia (examen)
Translations of “proficient”
in Korean 숙달된…
in Arabic بارِع…
in French (très) compétent (en)…
in Italian esperto, competente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 熟練的, 精通的…
in Russian умелый, знающий…
in Turkish yeterli, usta, mahir…
in Polish biegły…
in Portuguese proficiente, hábil…
in German tüchtig…
in Catalan expert, competent…
in Japanese 堪能な, 秀でた…
in Chinese (Simplified) 熟练的, 精通的…
(Definition of proficient from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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