Skillset vs. Skill

Skillset vs. Skill — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Skillset and Skill

Skillsetnoun

alternative form of skill set

Skillnoun

Proficiency, facility, or dexterity that is acquired or developed through training or experience

painted with great skill.

Skillnoun

A developed talent or ability

improved his writing skills.

Skillnoun

An art, trade, or technique, particularly one requiring use of the hands or body

the skill of glassmaking.

Skillnoun

(Obsolete) A reason; a cause.

Skillnoun

Capacity to do something well; technique, ability. Skills are usually acquired or learned, as opposed to abilities, which are often thought of as innate.

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Skillnoun

(obsolete) Discrimination; judgment; propriety; reason; cause.

Skillnoun

(obsolete) Knowledge; understanding.

Skillnoun

(obsolete) Display of art; exercise of ability; contrivance; address.

Skilladjective

Great, excellent.

Skillverb

(transitive) To set apart; separate.

Skillverb

To discern; have knowledge or understanding; to know how (to).

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Skillverb

To know; to understand.

Skillverb

(intransitive) To have knowledge or comprehension; discern.

Skillverb

(intransitive) To have personal or practical knowledge; be versed or practised; be expert or dextrous.

Skillverb

To make a difference; signify; matter.

Skillverb

(video games) To spend acquired points in exchange for skills.

Skillnoun

an ability that has been acquired by training

Skillnoun

ability to produce solutions in some problem domain;

the skill of a well-trained boxerthe sweet science of pugilism