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knowledge and skill that is gained through time spent doing a job or activity
the fact of being able to do something
the ability to do something well, usually as a result of experience and training
the ability to achieve something or to make something happen
a particular ability that involves special training and experience
a natural or unusual ability for doing something
an attractive or impressive way of behaving or doing something
the level of skill that someone has in a particular job or activity
the personal qualities that you need in order to be able to do something
in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them
an experienced person who helps someone who has less experience, especially in their job
an electric skateboard
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Free thesaurus definition of skill talent and ability from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.