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knowledgeability

Definitions

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  • n. The condition of being knowledgeable

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. wisdom as evidenced by the possession of knowledge

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Okay, I'll retract that first para, since DrDick has apparently superior knowledge (I won't say "knowledgeability" like that knobhead on Fox, because that really wound me up).

    Sadly, No!

  • "Based on the detainee's folder, the knowledgeability brief and subsequent interrogations by JTF Guantánamo, the detainee is of high intelligence value to the United States."

    Guantánamo Bay files: Children and senile old men among detainees

  • So I returned to JackRabbit, where employees seem screened not only for their athleticism but for their knowledgeability.

    Generation Sock

  • Mr. Cosell shot back in his memoir, He ' d try to compensate for his lack of knowledgeability by singing a song or talking to his imaginary alter ego, Harley Smydlapp, and everybody would write about how funny and irrepressible he was.

    From Star on Football Field to Cut-Up in Broadcast Booth

  • There's an animal wildness and a knowledgeability to the experienced lady in the one or two I've known which the younger girl is going to have to wait years to develop.

    [weekend poll] age and beauty

  • Too bad Wikipedia history especially when it comes to Taiwan and China doesn't have the neutrality, perspective, knowledgeability, and distance that this has.

    Reconstructing post-1949 Nationalist History in Taiwan

  • “This is when I finally began to realize the breadth and depth of his knowledgeability . . . everything that went into his mind stayed there.”

    American Sketches

  • According to Fox News Chief Political Correspondent Carl Cameron, there was great concern within the McCain campaign that Palin lacked "a degree of knowledgeability necessary to be a running mate, a vice president, a heartbeat away from the presidency," in part because she didn't know which countries were in NAFTA, and she "didn't understand that Africa was a continent, rather than a series, a country just in itself."

    2008 Presidential election

  • A whole host of questions that caused serious problems about her knowledgeability.

    Night of the Long Knives.

  • CAMERON: There was great concern in the McCain campaign that Sarah Palin lacked a degree of knowledgeability necessary to be a running mate, a vice president, and a heartbeat away from the presidency.

    Night of the Long Knives.

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