Student Thesaurus

One entry found for skill.
Entry Word: skill
Function: noun
Text: 1 subtle or imaginative ability in inventing, devising, or executing something <with unbelievable skill, the expert in origami transformed a few sheets of paper into a menagerie of exotic animals>
Synonyms adeptness, adroitness, art, artfulness, artifice, artistry, cleverness, craft, cunning, deftness, masterfulness, skillfulness
Related Words dexterity, ease, finesse, handiness; experience, expertise, expertness, know-how, proficiency; creativity, ingenuity, inventiveness, knowledge, learning; aptitude, bent, flair, gift, knack, talent
Near Antonyms amateurishness, awkwardness, clumsiness, crudeness, rudeness; inability, inadequacy, incapability, incapacity, incompetence, ineffectiveness, ineffectualness, inefficiency
Antonyms artlessness, ineptitude, ineptness, maladroitness
2 skills plural
knowledge gained by actually doing or living through something <he had acquired valuable skills during his life at sea> -- see EXPERIENCE 1