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3 definitions found
 for knowledgeable
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  knowledgeable \knowledgeable\ adj.
     1. thoroughly acquainted with and skilled in something
        through study or experience; as, knowledgeable in
        classical languages. Opposite of unversed,
        unacquainted, and unfamiliar.
  
     Syn: versed.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     2. fully informed.
        [WordNet 1.5]
  
     3. highly educated; having information or understanding.
  
     Syn: enlightened, learned, lettered, literate, well-educated,
          well-read.
          [WordNet 1.5] -- knowledgeability, n. --
          knowledgeably, adv. -- knowledgeableness, n.
          [PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  knowledgeable
      adj 1: highly educated; having extensive information or
             understanding; "knowing instructors"; "a knowledgeable
             critic"; "a knowledgeable audience" [syn: knowing,
             knowledgeable, learned, lettered, well-educated,
             well-read]
      2: alert and fully informed; "a knowing collector of rare
         books"; "surprisingly knowledgeable about what was going on"
         [syn: knowledgeable, knowing]
      3: thoroughly acquainted through study or experience; "this
         girl, so intimate with nature"-W.H.Hudson; "knowledgeable
         about the technique of painting"- Herbert Read [syn:
         intimate, knowledgeable, versed]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  60 Moby Thesaurus words for "knowledgeable":
     all-knowing, apperceptive, appercipient, apprehending,
     apprehensive, au courant, au fait, authoritative, aware, brainy,
     bright, brilliant, clever, cognizant, comprehending, confined,
     conscious, cultured, discerning, enlightened, erudite, expert,
     familiar, feature, featured, gnostic, in the know, insightful,
     intelligent, knowing, knowledgable, learned, limited, mindful,
     omniscient, perceptive, percipient, perspicacious, prehensile,
     quick-witted, ready, restricted, sagacious, sage, sensible, sharp,
     shrewd, smart, sophic, sophisticated, specialist, specialistic,
     specialized, technical, understanding, well-educated,
     well-informed, well-read, wise, worldly
  
  

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