Definition for Skill

skill, n. [ON skil, distinction, difference.]

  1. Art; craft.
  2. Clockworks; time keeping; [fig.] excellence; precision; finesse.
  3. Medical knowledge; surgical precision.
  4. Practice; technique; facility; proficiency.
  5. Special intervention; supernatural power; ability to do something unique.
  6. Counting; calculating; mathematics knowledge; adding and subtracting.
  7. Wisdom; insight; knowledge of truth.
  8. Power; ability to achieve one's goal; [fig.] death.
  9. Tact; diplomacy; discretion.
  10. Right; authority.
  11. Dexterity; reach; ability to grasp.

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