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Meaning of “proficient” - Learner’s Dictionary

proficient

adjective     /prəˈfɪʃənt/
very good at something: She's proficient in two languages. I've become quite proficient at repairing bicycles.Skilled, talented and able
Translations of “proficient”
in Arabic بارِع…
in Korean 숙달된…
in Malaysian cekap…
in French (très) compétent (en)…
in Turkish yeterli, usta, mahir…
in Italian esperto, competente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 熟練的, 精通的…
in Russian умелый, знающий…
in Polish biegły…
in Vietnamese thành thạo…
in Spanish muy competente, perito, hábil…
in Portuguese proficiente, hábil…
in Thai เชี่ยวชาญ…
in German tüchtig…
in Catalan expert, competent…
in Japanese 堪能な, 秀でた…
in Indonesian ahli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 熟练的, 精通的…
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