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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. skilled
Mi hijo es un delantero habilidoso del equipo de fútbol de la ciudad.My son is a skilled forward for the local soccer team.
b. skillful
Solo un pianista habilidoso puede tocar esta sonata.Only a skillful pianist can play this sonata.
c. skilful (United Kingdom)
Mi hija es muy habilidosa con las computadoras.Mi daughter is very skilful with computers.
d. handy
Andy es bastante habilidoso. No hay necesidad de llamar a un electricista.Andy's pretty handy. There's no need for you to call an electrician.
e. good with one's hands
Donna es habilidosa y es capaz de arreglar cualquier cosa.Donna is good with her hands and can fix most anything.
f. clever
John es buen periodista porque es habilidoso para encontrar historias interesantes.John is a good journalist because he's clever at finding interesting stories.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. skillful, clever
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handy; good with one's hands
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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