ad·ept /ˈæˌdɛpt, əˈdɛpt, æˈ/
A·dept n. One fully skilled or well versed in anything; a proficient; as, adepts in philosophy.
A·dept, a. Well skilled; completely versed; thoroughly proficient.
Beaus adept in everything profound. --Cowper.
adj : having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude; "adept
in handicrafts"; "an adept juggler"; "an expert job";
"a good mechanic"; "a practiced marksman"; "a
proficient engineer"; "a lesser-known but no less
skillful composer"; "the effect was achieved by
skillful retouching" [syn: expert, good, practiced,
proficient, skillful, skilful]
n : someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field [syn: ace,
champion, sensation, maven, mavin, virtuoso, genius,
hotshot, star, superstar, whiz, whizz, wizard,