Part of speech:
Highly skilled; expert
Perceiving or responding with speed and sensitivity; keen:
Mentally quick and original; bright:
Mentally quick; smart, clever, witty, etc.
Having a natural bent; disposed or inclined (to)
Right for the purpose; suitable; fit; proper
That suits a given purpose, occasion, condition, propriety, etc.; fitting; appropriate; apt
Specially adapted or suitable to a specific purpose or specific conditions; appropriate
(Usage Problem) Susceptible to action or treatment:
(Archaic) Aware (of something)
(Medicine) Of a short-lived condition, in contrast to a chronic condition; this sense also does not imply severity.
Mentally responsive and perceptive; quick.
The definition of apposite is something that is appropriate or suits a purpose.
Characterized by or showing decorum, propriety, good taste, etc.
The definition of deft is nimble, skillful or quick.
Exhibiting an agreeably appropriate manner or style:
The definition of fitting is something appropriate or expected.
Revealing special talent:
Having a preference, disposition, or tendency:
Clearly related to a matter at hand.
Sharply painful to the feelings; piercing
Having or marked by an advanced degree of competence, as in an art, vocation, profession, or branch of learning.
The definition of qualified means recognized, certified or capable to perform a specific job or task, or means limited or not absolute.
Convenient or handy to use; available immediately
Meaningful or purposeful in current society or culture:
(Informal) Shrewd or discerning
Of pleasing appearance; handsome.
Having or showing skill; accomplished; expert
Having a beneficial use; serviceable:
A collection of trinkets or jewelry.
A clever saying; a witticism.
A short, witty poem expressing a single thought or observation.
A preconceived liking; partiality or preference (for)
Preparation means the actions taken to get something ready.
Readiness is the state of being prepared to act.
Not apt; not suitable; inappropriate
Exhibiting a lack of skill; inexpert:
Lacking the necessary ability, capacity, or power:
Conforming to standards; proper:
In or into a satisfactory state or condition:
Having a specified kind of mind. Often used in combination:
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