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Synonyms for adept

Synonyms for adept

having or demonstrating a high degree of knowledge or skill

a person with a high degree of knowledge or skill in a particular field

Synonyms for adept

someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field

having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude

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I could not have been more pleased with any weapon, short of a rifle, which he could have found for me, since I have been adept with the rope from early childhood; but I must confess that I was less favorably inclined toward my apparel.
Adept as she was, in all the arts of cunning and dissimulation, the girl Nancy could not wholly conceal the effect which the knowledge of the step she had taken, wrought upon her mind.
Long practice had made the old militia-man an adept in the art of vanishing.
Meriem, an adept in jungle craft, knew that none had passed ahead of them for many days.
During his annual week's visit to the Cayce compound at Virginia Beach, which my brothers and I whiled away at the motel pool, he'd introduce his fellow Cayceites as "adepts," people with visionary powers: "He's an adept," my father would say, as others might say, "He's an engineer." He, too, was an adept: In his nightstand drawer, in a cramped, penciled scrawl, lay my father's dream log, begun in college during a week at Virginia Beach.
The Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) social development department is implementing the Adepts school training programme to motivate children to become leaders.
Tax adepts told to Kamal Hayder, Research Analyst-PAGE on Friday that the government has not only suspended minimum tax on builders, but also given incentives to construction sector in last budget.
Both CEOs said it would probably be a while before the technologies were combined, since it's not as simple as putting Adepts arms atop MobileRobots' bases.
The researchers call these unusual waves "accoustic directed-energy pulse trains," or ADEPTS. Other researchers have worked on related phenomena with names like electromagnetic directed-energy pulse trains and electromagnetic missiles.
Livermore, CA-based Adept Technology, Inc., a "leading manufacturer of flexible automation," recently announced it has been selected by Lights Out Factory Automation of Los Angeles, CA to provide robots, vision systems and motion controls for fully automating a fuel cell (FC) assembly system developed for Asia Pacific Fuel Cell Technologies, Inc.