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1) adept. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...Having or demonstrating a high degree of knowledge or skill: crack, expert, master, masterful, masterly, professional, proficient, skilled, skillful. Slang : crackerjack....

2) adapt, adopt, adept. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...We ll adopt some new rules. Paul s family had adopted him when he was a baby. The adjective adept means expert or highly proficient, and the noun means someone who...

3) adept. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Very skilled. See synonyms at proficient. (adept) A highly skilled person; an expert: The adepts in Washington mean to give rather than to take (Lewis H. Lapham)....

4) Adept'. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...properly means one who has attained (from the Latin, adeptus, participle of adipiscor). The alchemists applied the term vere adep tus to those persons who professed...

5) adept. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...See ADAPT. 1...

6) proficient. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...of competence, as in an art, vocation, profession, or branch of learning. An expert; an adept. Latin proficins, proficient-, present participle of proficere, to make...

7) Jeremy Diddler. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...An adept at raising money on false pretences. From Kenny s farce called Raising the Wind. 1...

8) Artful Dodger. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...A young thief, a most perfect adept in villainy, up to every sort of wicked dodge. (Dickens: Oliver Twist.) 1...

9) proficient. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...A person with a high degree of knowledge or skill in a particular field: ace, adept, authority, dab hand, expert, master, past master, professional, wizard. Informal...

10) professional. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...A person with a high degree of knowledge or skill in a particular field: ace, adept, authority, dab hand, expert, master, past master, proficient, wizard. Informal...

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