Meaning of skilfulness in English:



(mainly US skillfulness)

See skilful

‘There was such a boat jam on the way that it took all the expertise and skillfulness of the boatman to reach the take off point.’
  • ‘Seven Bulgarian ensembles will also demonstrate typical skillfulness in dancing and singing.’
  • ‘The skilfulness of the artisan into the making of the leather toys is seen to be believed.’
  • ‘Compassion and wisdom need to function together, combined with skillfulness, tolerance and patience.’
  • ‘The skillfulness involved is the union of compassion and wisdom as we have discussed.’



/ˈskɪlfʊlnəs/ /ˈskɪlf(ə)lnəs/