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synonyms for drilled

  • accomplished
  • adept
  • apt
  • capable
  • competent
  • conversant
  • efficient
  • experienced
  • gifted
  • qualified
  • skillful
  • talented
  • trained
  • versed
  • clever
  • consummate
  • crack
  • crackerjack
  • effective
  • effectual
  • exercised
  • expert
  • finished
  • on the beam
  • phenom
  • pro
  • savvy
  • sharp
  • slick
  • up to speed
  • whiz
  • with it

antonyms for drilled

MOST RELEVANT
  • green
  • ignorant
  • immature
  • impotent
  • incapable
  • incompetent
  • inefficient
  • inept
  • inexperienced
  • unable
  • unskilled
  • unskillful
  • untalented
  • clumsy
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How to use drilled in a sentence

The old lap-welded barrel gave way to the barrel drilled from solid steel.
THE WONDER BOOK OF KNOWLEDGEVARIOUS
With medium or moderately hard steel all rivet holes should be drilled, or punched ⅛ in.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
Moves drilled in him by long hours of weary practice came almost automatically to the pilot.
STAR BORNANDRE NORTON
The two halves are then glued together, and a hole is drilled centrally on the division line for a string to pass through.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
The lug A is to give additional strength and thickness to the side so that it may be drilled and tapped for the nozzle.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
The other end was drilled to take a pin loosely, the pin fitting tightly in a hole drilled in the motor shaft.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
For eight months Washington waited and drilled, keeping the British shut up in Boston.
THE STORY OF THE THIRTEEN COLONIESH. A. (HLNE ADELINE) GUERBER
All her life it has been drilled into her that she must make a good match.
THE HIGHGRADERWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
Looking into the calm, well-drilled countenance of the priest, Curran found it impossible to surprise him so uncourteously.
THE ART OF DISAPPEARINGJOHN TALBOT SMITH
Mars hissed his breath in and fired a blast of blue-white energy that would have drilled through a foot of armor plate.
PAGAN PASSIONSGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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