Translation for 'skilful' from English to Russian
ADJ   skilful | more skilful | most skilful
SYNO adept | expert | good | ...
умелый {adj}skilful [Br.]
искусный {adj}skilful [esp. Br.]
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Usage Examples English
  • Murray was a skilful winger who played for Ormeau, Blue Crusaders, Bohemians and Drumcondra F.C.
  • Slightly smaller than his brother, Kelvin was heavier and skilful enough to represent Victoria in an interstate game in 1974.
  • Dobson was a skilful and pacey inside-forward.
  • He underlines his interpretation of characters through skilful and inspired costume designs and in recent years has expanded into set design.
  • In a parallel way, Kohut considered that the 'skilful analyst will ... conduct the analysis according to the principle of optimal frustration'.

  • The determination and skilful action of Major General Hayauddin's detachment constituted a most vital phase in the KASHMIR war.
  • Peter John Dale (born 21 August 1938) is a British poet and translator particularly noted for his skilful but unobtrusive use of poetic form.
  • Cardus also wrote that Taylor's performance was "perhaps the most skilful of all Test performances by a batsman".
  • A prolific goal-scorer from midfield, technically gifted and skilful, he has drawn comparisons to Ballon d'Or winners Lionel Messi and Luka Modrić.
  • Critics have treated Haffner with little encouragement and leniency, although humour and skilful character drawing cannot be denied in his plays.

  • Due to his skilful salvaging of images, he has been named the “master of recycling” by Dutch art journalist Sandra Smallenburg.
  • He appears to have also been a skilful mezzotint artist.
  • In all games in which Brendan Nasser played he earned a reputation for being a skilful, clever and fair player.
  • Denise Cronin dominated midfield and the speedy and skilful forwards ran up a big score in the final.
  • When asked on Saint Helena which of his generals was the most skilful, Napoleon named Clauzel along with Louis-Gabriel Suchet and Étienne Maurice Gérard.

  • He was a learned antiquary, and a skilful florist and botanist.
  • Procopius in several chapters argues that Antonina was "skilful in magic", an account not taken seriously by later historians.
  • "Neil MacGregor examines objects which hold status and required skilful making." First broadcast week beginning 28 June 2010.
  • Players who are skilful enough to shoot effectively are called 'shooters' ("tireurs"); players who usually point are called 'pointers' ("pointeurs") As a matter of strategy, pointers play first and shooters are held in reserve in case the opponents place well.
  • ... Anderson; 21 June 1907 – 17 December 1989) was an Australian charity fundraiser, heritage conservationist, skilful flower arranger and nonfiction writer.

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