How to use Skillful in a sentence

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  • The other is made of artificial flowers, shaped and colored by a skillful artist.

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  • I think I shall keep this Wizard until a new Sorcerer is ready to pick, for he seems quite skillful and may be of use to us.

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  • The reporter and Herbert soon became very skillful archers.

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  • By his skillful diplomacy Dufferin successfully denied Turkey any military involvement in Egypt.

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  • He is so skillful today that he doesn't have to kill you now.

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  • Personal evolution involves gradually learning to become more skillful in using ethics in daily life.

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  • Except, of course, that Wilson proved skillful at dodging oncoming traffic.

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  • One whose work, however skillful, is n't original (7) 20.

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  • Conversely, highly skillful teams will accept an advantage in any part of the field of play.

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  • Decisive factors for success were the enthusiasm of individual teachers, or individual veterans who were particularly skillful at engaging young people.

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  • What's notable about these participants is they are very fast and extremely skillful, wheelchair athletes.

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  • Front men are physical but the game has become so skillful and, as we have seen in Euro 2000, pace kills.

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  • Prolific in invention and skillful in arts, as if. he were a creator, he can make the elements he subdues.

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  • It provides strong-intermediate and skillful skiers the finest powder snow skiing ever.

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  • They too, are merely skillful means to an end.

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  • Skillful conversion has provided an exceptionally comfortable and romantic setting.

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  • We have attracted, largely due to Brian Little 's presence, many skillful players including some rated youth players to our team.

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  • Therefore the skillful leader subdues the enemy 's troops without any fighting.

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  • He is so skillful today that he does n't have to kill you now.

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  • A remark is in order just here, namely, that the Jewish lobby eventually became more skillful in such matters.

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  • Before the days of stage-managed conferences, Audrey always drew huge applause for her skillful oratory.

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  • We will come to know more about our unwholesome, unskilful states of mind and our wholesome, skillful, states of mind.

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  • The skillful use of eye shadow can certainly compliment the natural beauty of your eyes, accentuating your iris color and overall eye shape.

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  • Your skillful application will help design the perfect look.

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  • Perhaps the most skillful and cerebral game in the Wii Sports package, Golf can be a lot of fun (and pretty hard at times).

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  • A trained group leader helps guide the children in their use of the skill and provides support and positive feedback to help children become more natural and spontaneous in socially skillful behavior.

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  • Adults need to remember that young toddlers are not skillful enough to consciously produce works of art.

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  • He first found his sense of rhythm with drumming, receiving a full scholarship to the Newark Community School of the Arts for his skillful playing.

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  • Local flea markets and craft shows are ideal summertime moneymaking opportunities for teens that have a collection of skillful crafts to sell.

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  • By combining basic origami folds with skillful cutting, gluing, and stapling, you can design attractive ornaments that are truly one-of-a-kind creations.

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  • Clever, skillful and flexible, their best matches are rats, dragons and dogs.

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  • The skillful glassworker turns the steel rod and uses tools to help mold the glass into a bead shape.

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  • Some skilled yoga experts even go so far as to perform this difficult position using only their fingertips, exhibiting extreme strength and control in combination with skillful balance and endurance.

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  • Skillful in her placement and detailed in her descriptions, Order of the Phoenix displays the author's continued success of setting the perfect scene.

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  • With her skillful skin care applications and focus on individualized skin treatments, her desire is to renew her clients, "After experiencing one of my treatments, I want my clients to feel as if they've been reborn!," says Joanna.

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  • He seemed uncomfortable without the usual casket before him but was quite skillful in referring to Jeffrey Byrne's present status in sufficiently ambiguous terms as to not quite acknowledge Byrne was dead.

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  • There was a kudos system which rewards players for skillful driving during a race.

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  • The labyrinth from which Theseus escaped by means of the clew of Ariadne, was built by Daedalus, a most skillful artificer.

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  • Will Smith continue to commit crimes, will he become more law-abiding, or will he become more skillful at evading detection?

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  • The honorable Member for Birmingham had made a very dexterous speech, a skillful evolution in favor of the middle classes.

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  • Even so, this amoral tone and semi-documentary look are given an extra, stylized dimension by precise framing and skillful lighting techniques.

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  • The profits to be made encourage not only illicit plundering of ancient sites but skillful forgeries.

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  • There is a belief that it was achieved more by skillful manipulation of the media than by effective police work.

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  • If you are not skillful, your wrapping will be easily broken up when they are steamed or boiled in the water.

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  • Decline and Fall is merely excellent entertainment with especially skillful plotting.

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  • The skillful tactician may be likened to the shuai-jan.

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  • This is performed by a skillful workman, who places himself opposite a gas-lamp, or where there is a great light.

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  • Once the Gospels were regarded as inspired, they were copied with scrupulous accuracy and by the most skillful scribes available.

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  • The areas this includes are A Strong Child, A Skillful Communicator, A Competent Learner and A Healthy Child.

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  • Vikki is a skillful midfielder who has improved all aspects of her game.

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  • He now acts via the skillful manipulation of body odor alone.

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  • The skillful handling of knowledge in order to produce the desired results.

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  • This is a very skillful manipulation of narrative mode in a twenty-five year old writer just embarking on his literary career.

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  • Wang had competed in international skating competitions herself and was able to incorporate that knowledge with her skillful design.

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  • With skillful applications of concealer, powder, and foundation, you too can have glowing skin.

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  • New players can get inspired to see if they are skillful enough to beat the highest-performing players on the site.

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  • He reined in his horse with the care of a skillful rider and, slightly bending over, disengaged his saber which had caught in his cloak.

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  • At his best he was a very skillful painter of the sea from the shore.

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  • And believe me on my honour that to me personally it would be a pleasure to hand over the supreme command of the army into the hands of a better informed and more skillful general--of whom Austria has so many--and to lay down all this heavy responsibility.

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  • To study the skillful tactics and aims of Napoleon and his army from the time it entered Moscow till it was destroyed is like studying the dying leaps and shudders of a mortally wounded animal.

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  • He couldn't tell if his brother heard or not; the young man was deep in battle with a particularly skillful invisible vamp.

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