But one of the reasons why the group has been so resilient, he said, was its skill in utilizing propaganda.
skill as a scientist and skill as a writer rarely inhabit the same person, but when they do, the results can be incredible.
Its soldiers are renowned among the other rebels for their bravery and skill, and they often take the lead in critical operations.
She still has the skill to make women laugh, cry, and identify.
Smoking meat with a traditional setup is a daunting endeavor, requiring constant monitoring and quite a bit of skill.
I congratulate you upon the victory, which is due to your skill and energy.
It is a refuge for the incompetent whose one skill is in grafting.
The operation was extremely rare and interesting, and Austin's skill was superb.
Pitts had some skill as a leach, and the medicine-chest was in his care.
To Bligh's skill, resource, and courage, were due the lives of all who were saved.
late 12c., "power of discernment," from Old Norse skil "distinction, ability to make out, discernment, adjustment," related to skilja (v.) "to separate; discern, understand," from Proto-Germanic *skaljo- "divide, separate" (cf. Swedish skäl "reason," Danish skjel "a separation, boundary, limit," Middle Low German schillen "to differ," Middle Low German, Middle Dutch schele "separation, discrimination;" see shell (n.)). Sense of "ability, cleverness" first recorded early 13c.