forte [or] for·te1
forte [or] forte1
|part of speech:
||a strong or exceptional point, such as a talent or skill.
His forte as a baker is making delectable chocolate desserts.Witty dialogue is her forte.
- long suit, métier, skill, specialty, strength, talent
- similar words:
- aptitude, bag, bent, cup of tea, endowment, faculty, genius, gift, knack, meat, proficiency, thing
||a sword blade's stronger part, from the base to the middle. Cf. foible
||ability, calling, talent