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Definition of Skill

Skill

  1. Discrimination; judgment; propriety; reason; cause.
  2. Knowledge; understanding.
  3. The familiar knowledge of any art or science, united with readiness and dexterity in execution or performance, or in the application of the art or science to practical purposes; power to discern and execute; ability to perceive and perform; expertness; aptitude; as, the skill of a mathematician, physician, surgeon, mechanic, etc.
  4. Display of art; exercise of ability; contrivance; address.
  5. Any particular art.
  6. To know; to understand.
  7. To be knowing; to have understanding; to be dexterous in performance.
  8. To make a difference; to signify; to matter; -- used impersonally.

Skill Quotations

Communication is a skill that you can learn. It's like riding a bicycle or typing. If you're willing to work at it, you can rapidly improve the quality of evry part of your life.
Brian Tracy

As the eagle was killed by the arrow winged with his own feather, so the hand of the world is wounded by its own skill.
Helen Keller

T.V. acting is a great skill to have, and it's nice to have that stability.
Debby Ryan

When a country has the skill and self-confidence to take action against its biggest problems, it makes outsiders eager to be a part of it.
Bill Gates

Software substitution, whether it's for drivers or waiters or nurses - it's progressing. Technology over time will reduce demand for jobs, particularly at the lower end of skill set.
Bill Gates
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Skill Translations

skill in German is Geschicklichkeit, Geschick, Geschick
skill in Italian is sorte, disinvoltura
skill in Latin is scientia, usus
skill in Spanish is primor, ama o
skill in Swedish is skicklighet

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