Synonyms of genius in English:

genius

noun

  • 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;
    British informal brainbox, clever clogs, boffin
    North American informal brainiac, rocket scientist, maven
    [Antonyms] dunce
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    Word of the day retroflex
    Pronunciation: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
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