expertness

  • 1 Expertness — Ex*pert ness, n. Skill derived from practice; readiness; as, expertness in seamanship, or in reasoning. Syn: Facility; readiness; dexterity; adroitness; skill. See {Facility}. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 expertness — index discretion (quality of being discreet), efficiency, experience (background), facility (easiness), faculty (ability) …

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  • 3 expertness — expertise / expertness [n] knowledge, proficiency ability, ableness, adroitness, aptness, art, cleverness, command, competence, craft, cunning, deftness, dexterity, dodge*, facility, finesse, goods*, ingeniousness, judgment, knack*, know how*,… …

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  • 4 expertness — expert ► NOUN ▪ a person who is very knowledgeable about or skilful in a particular area. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ having or involving such knowledge or skill. DERIVATIVES expertly adverb expertness noun. ORIGIN Latin expertus, from experiri try …

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  • 5 expertness — noun see expert I …

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  • 6 expertness — See expertly. * * * …

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  • 7 expertness — noun The state of being expert; skill or proficiency …

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  • 8 expertness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Natural or acquired facility in a specific activity: ability, adeptness, art, command, craft, expertise, knack, mastery, proficiency, skill, technique. Informal: know how. See ABILITY, KNOWLEDGE …

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  • 9 expertness — ex·pert·ness || ekspÉœrtnɪs / ekspɜːt n. skill, mastery, proficiency …

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  • 10 expertness — ex·pert·ness …

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  • 11 expertness — noun skillfulness by virtue of possessing special knowledge • Syn: ↑expertise • Derivationally related forms: ↑expert, ↑expert (for: ↑expertise) • Hypernyms: ↑skillf …

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  • 12 Facilities — Facility Fa*cil i*ty (f[.a]*s[i^]l [i^]*t[y^]), n.; pl. {Facilities} (f[.a]*s[i^]l [i^]*t[i^]z). [L. facilitas, fr. facilis easy: cf. F. facilit[ e]. See {Facile}.] 1. The quality of being easily performed; freedom from difficulty; ease; as, the… …

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  • 13 Facility — Fa*cil i*ty (f[.a]*s[i^]l [i^]*t[y^]), n.; pl. {Facilities} (f[.a]*s[i^]l [i^]*t[i^]z). [L. facilitas, fr. facilis easy: cf. F. facilit[ e]. See {Facile}.] 1. The quality of being easily performed; freedom from difficulty; ease; as, the facility… …

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  • 14 Dexterity — Dex*ter i*ty, n. [L. dexteritas, fr. dexter: cf. F. dext[ e]rit[ e]. See {Dexter}.] 1. Right handedness. [1913 Webster] 2. Readiness and grace in physical activity; skill and ease in using the hands; expertness in manual acts; as, dexterity with… …

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  • 15 Skill — Skill, n. [Icel. skil a distinction, discernment; akin to skilja to separate, divide, distinguish, Sw. skilja,. skille to separate, skiel reason, right, justice, Sw. sk[ a]l reason, Lith. skelli to cleave. Cf. {Shell}, {Shoal}, a multitude.] 1.… …

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  • 16 watermanship — noun Date: 1882 the business, skill, or art of a waterman: as a. technique or expertness in rowing b. technique or expertness in swimming …

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  • 17 ability — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. power, skill, competency, capacity, capability, aptitude, faculty, talent (inf.), know how; what it takes (si). Ant., inability, incompetency. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Capacity to act] Syn. aptitude,… …

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  • 18 art — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. craft, skill; cunning; science, technics; fine arts (See representation). See business. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Skill or creative power] Syn. skill, craft, technique, artistry, craftsmanship,… …

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  • 19 ease — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. comfort, luxury; rest, repose; content, enjoyment, complacency; relief; leisure, convenience; facility, readiness, expertness; unconstraint, naturalness. See pleasure, elegance. v. mitigate, lessen,… …

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  • 20 mastery — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. rule, victory; ascendency, supremacy; skill. See authority. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Control] Syn. dominance, sovereignty, government, hegemony; see command 2 , power 2 . 2. [Ability to use to the full] …

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