Definition of skilled
- skilled in the art of negotiation
a very skilled and talented writer
He is skilled at cooking.
Carpentry is a skilled trade.
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accomplished, ace, adept, complete, consummate, crack, crackerjack, educated, experienced, expert, good, great, master, masterful, masterly, practiced (also practised), proficient, skillful, versed, veteran, virtuoso;
: having the training, knowledge, and experience that is needed to do something : having a lot of skill
: requiring training
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