skill set

or skill·set

[ skil-set ]
/ ˈskɪlˌsɛt /


a particular combination of skills that a person has developed, especially ones that can be used in a job: She doesn't have the proper skill set to be an effective manager.

Nearby words

  1. skil saw,
  2. skilfish,
  3. skilful,
  4. skilfully,
  5. skill,
  6. skill-less,
  7. skillcentre,
  8. skilled,
  9. skilled labor,
  10. skilless Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for skill set

  • He might as well be working in a liquor store—the skill-set was the same.

    Makers|Cory Doctorow