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Synonyms for skilled
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. skilled(adj)

    having or showing or requiring special skill

    "only the most skilled gymnasts make an Olympic team"; "a skilled surgeon has many years of training and experience"; "a skilled reconstruction of her damaged elbow"; "a skilled trade"

    Antonyms:
    artless, semiskilled(a), botched, humble, unskillful, botchy, hopeless, menial, fumbling, clumsy, rusty, bungling, crude, butcherly, bungled, rough, incompetent, unskilled, weak, lubberly, lowly, out of practice(p)

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. skilled

    Skilful signifies possessing and using readily practical knowledge and ability, having alert and well-trained faculties with reference to a given work. One is adept in that for which he has a natural gift improved by practise; he is expert in that of which training, experience, and study have given him a thorough mastery; he is dexterous in that which he can do effectively, with or without training, especially in work of the hand or bodily activities. In the case of the noun, "an expert" denotes one who is "experienced" in the fullest sense, a master of his branch of knowledge. A skilled workman is one who has thoroughly learned his trade, though he may be naturally quite dull; a skilful workman has some natural brightness, ability, and power of adaptation, in addition to his acquired knowledge and dexterity. Compare CLEVER; DEXTERITY; POWER.

    Synonyms:
    accomplished, adept, adroit, apt, clever, deft, dexterous, expert, handy, happy, ingenious, practised, proficient, skilful, trained

    Antonyms:
    awkward, bungling, clumsy, helpless, inexpert, maladroit, shiftless, unhandy, unskilled, untaught, untrained

    Preposition:
    Skilful at or in a work, with a pen or tool of any kind.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. skilled(a.)

    Synonyms:
    SKILFUL

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How to use skilled in a sentence?

  1. Donald Trump:

    They have done their homework, they are very skilled, they are obviously all very loyal to the cause and loyal to the leadership, (but) they are extremely skilled at what they do.

  2. Kongming (Zhuge Liang):

    Those who are skilled in combat do not become angered, those who are skilled at winning do not become afraid. Thus the wise win before they fight, while the ignorant fight to win.

  3. Van den Bossche:

    The challenge for the U.S. remains the shortage of skilled workers and higher costs - that hasn’t changed.

  4. Clayton Christensen:

    The first thing is to look at disruptive technology as a growth opportunity and not as a threat, in almost every case, a disruptive technology enables a larger population of less skilled people to do things that historically only an expert could do.

  5. Edward De Bono:

    Many highly intelligent people are poor thinkers. Many people of average intelligence are skilled thinkers. The power of a car is separate from the way the car is driven.

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