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talent

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of talent

  1. a special and usually inborn ability <Liza's musical talent was already apparent by the time she was five> <a talent for coming up with really funny answers to stupid questions> Synonyms aptitude, bent, endowment, faculty, flair, genius, gift, head, knack Related Words affinity, bias, disposition, habitude, impulse, inclination, leaning, partiality, penchant, predilection, predisposition, proclivity, propensity, tendency, turn; ear, eye, mind, nose; feel, hang, instinct, touch, way; capability, competence, facility, proficiency, skill; capacity, potential, power; forte, specialism, speciality, specialty Near Antonyms disability, handicap, inability, incapacity; shortcoming, weakness





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