how to pronounce proficient

/pɹəˈfɪʃənt/

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proficient is pronounced in three syllables

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pɹəfɪʃənt

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An example use of proficient in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… are experts who are really proficient at …”

meanings of proficient

adjective:

  1. Good at something; skilled; fluent; practiced, especially in relation to a task or skill.

noun:

  1. An expert.

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