de–skill

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verb \ˌdē-ˈskil\

Definition of de–skill

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to reduce the level of skill needed for (a job)

  3. 2 :  to reduce the level of skill needed for a job by (a worker)

1941

First Known Use of de–skill

1941


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skillful, artistic, or intricate

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