proficiency


proficiency

noun

Definition of PROFICIENCY

1
a highly developed skill in or knowledge of something <surprised by his proficiency at the game after only the briefest explanation of the rules>
2
knowledge gained by actually doing or living through something <acquired proficiency at golf through long hours of practice>
Antonyms inexperience

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up proficiency? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More