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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "skilful."
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (skilled)
a. hábil
She is very skillful at managing money.Es muy hábil para administrar su dinero.
b. diestro
She trusted herself to the skillful hands of her surgeon, and the operation was a complete success.Confió en las manos diestras del cirujano y la operación fue un éxito total.
c. habilidoso
Their quick and skillful forward, Arroyos, scored the first goal.Su rápido y habilidoso delantero, Arroyos, marcó el primer gol.
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