life skill

[ lahyf-skil ]

  1. Usually life skills . a skill that helps a person to function well in adult life, especially in social or emotional situations: Schools can teach life skills such as persistence and resilience.

Origin of life skill

First recorded in 1965–70

Words Nearby life skill Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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