Share this entry

Synonyms of genius in English:


  • 1 the world had already heard of Hawking's genius
    brilliance, great intelligence, great intellect, great ability, cleverness, brains, erudition, wisdom, sagacity, fine mind, wit, artistry, flair, creative power, precocity, precociousness
    [Antonyms] stupidity
  • 2 that woman has a genius for organization
  • 3 the boy is an absolute genius
    brilliant person, mental giant, mastermind, Einstein, intellectual, intellect, brain, highbrow, expert, master, artist, polymath;
    prodigy, gifted child;
    French idiot savant
    British informal brainbox, clever clogs, boffin
    North American informal brainiac, rocket scientist, maven
    [Antonyms] dunce
  • Definition of genius in:
    Share this entry

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources