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talent

tal·ent

talent

 
 
pronunciation:
tae lnt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a natural skill or ability.
He has a talent for acting, so he will be the star of the play.
synonyms:
ability, flair, gift, knack
similar words:
aptitude, genius, instinct
definition 2: a person or group of people who have or show talent.
We've won many trophies because there is a lot of talent on our football team.
similar words:
ability, genius, potential
derivations: talented (adj.), talentless (adj.)
Word Builder: talent +
  • talent show:
    a show where several people perform something that they have special skill or ability in.