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knack

knack

 
 
pronunciation:
naek
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an innate talent; facility.
She has a knack for getting people to relax and reveal things about themselves.It takes a while to get the knack of handling horses.
synonyms:
ability, aptitude, bent, endowment, facility, flair, gift, propensity, talent
antonyms:
ineptitude
similar words:
art, capacity, competence, faculty, forte, hang, inclination, instinct, skill, touch
definition 2: a labor-saving method.
synonyms:
shortcut, trick
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