Meaning of SKILL in English

SKILL

/ skɪl; NAmE / noun

1.

[ U ] skill (in / at sth) | skill (in / at doing sth) the ability to do sth well :

The job requires skill and an eye for detail.

What made him remarkable as a photographer was his skill in capturing the moment.

2.

[ C ] a particular ability or type of ability :

We need people with practical skills like carpentry.

management skills

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WORD ORIGIN

late Old English scele knowledge , from Old Norse skil discernment, knowledge.

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.