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Synonyms of genius in English:


  • 1 the world knew of his genius
    brilliance, intelligence, intellect, ability, cleverness, brains, erudition, wisdom, fine mind;
    artistry, flair
    [Antonyms] stupidity
  • 2 she has a genius for organization
  • 3 he is a genius
    brilliant person, gifted person, mastermind, Einstein, intellectual, great intellect, brain, mind;
    informal egghead, bright spark, brainiac, rocket scientist
    [Antonyms] dunce
  • Quote

    Genius is more often found in a cracked pot than a whole one.
    E. B. White, American writer

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