Meaning of “skilful” in the English Dictionary


"skilful" in English

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UK US skillful uk /ˈskɪl.fəl/ us /ˈskɪl.fəl/

B2 good at doing something, especially because you have practised doing it:

Police officers have to be skilful drivers.

C1 done or made very well:

a skilful piece of playing on the clarinet

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(Definition of “skilful” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)