- Cause the death of, without intention; "She was killed in the collision of three cars"
- Deprive of life; "AIDS has killed thousands in Africa"
- Hit with great force; "He killed the ball"
- Hit with so much force as to make a return impossible, in racket games; "She killed the ball"
- Overwhelm with hilarity, pleasure, or admiration; "The comedian was so funny, he was killing me!"
- Be the source of great pain for; "These new shoes are killing me!"
- Thwart the passage of; "kill a motion"; "he shot down the student's proposal"
- Be fatal; "cigarettes kill"; "drunken driving kills"
- End or extinguish by forceful means; "Stamp out poverty!"
- Destroy a vitally essential quality of or in; "Eating artichokes kills the taste of all other foods"
- Cause to cease operating; "kill the engine"
- Tire out completely; "The daily stress of her work is killing her"
- Mark for deletion, rub off, or eras
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Definitions of: SKILL
- (n.) Discrimination; judgment; propriety; reason; cause.
- (n.) Knowledge; understanding.
- (n.) The familiar knowledge of any art or science, united with readiness and dexterity in execution or performance, or in the application of the art or science to practical purposes; power to discern and execute; ability to perceive and perform; expertness; aptitude; as, the skill of a mathematician, physician, surgeon, mechanic, etc.
- (n.) Display of art; exercise of ability; contrivance; address.
- (n.) Any particular art.
- (v. i.) To be knowing; to have understanding; to be dexterous in performance.
- (v. i.) To make a difference; to signify; to matter; -- used impersonally.
- (v. t.) To know; to understand.