[ ek-sper-teez ]
/ ˌɛk spərˈtiz /
QUIZ YOURSELF ON THESE WORDS FROM BROWN GIRL DREAMING!
Visualize yourself passing this quiz on words from Jacqueline Woodson’s exquisite verse novel “Brown Girl Dreaming,” and then take the quiz to prove you can do it! (Because you can.)
Question 1 of 10
What does “barren” mean?
Definition for expertise (2 of 2)
[ ek-sper-tahyz ]
/ ˈɛk spərˌtaɪz /
verb (used with or without object), ex·pert·ised, ex·pert·ising.Chiefly British.
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British Dictionary definitions for expertise
/ (ˌɛkspɜːˈtiːz) /
special skill, knowledge, or judgment; expertness
Word Origin for expertise
C19: from French: expert skill, from expert
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