The surgeon was in constant attendance, but the malady baffled all his skill.
The veteran at the stern we could not see, but doubtless his skill was equally remarkable.
Yates was something of a wrestler himself, but his skill was of no avail on this occasion.
Yet I admired her skill, and did not wonder that the house applauded.
To open the door for themselves was beyond their force or skill.
His assistants are selected for their skill and physical endurance.
How I wish I had skill to paint the picture of all this for my English friends!
What we usually call luck is the result of foresight, skill and courage.
So, calling to his wife, the two of them together, tried their skill to catch the filly.
There was plenty of skill and execution, but precious little feeling.