know-how

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

know + how

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

know-how ‎(uncountable)

  1. the knowledge and skill to be able to (do something correctly)
    Marlo has the know-how to fix your computer.

Translations[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Recent direct loan from English

Noun[edit]

know-how

  1. know-how

Synonyms[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English know-how.

Noun[edit]

know-how m ‎(invariable)

  1. know-how

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English know-how.

Noun[edit]

know-how m (uncountable)

  1. know-how

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:know-how.