- 1 [in singular] A special or instinctive aptitude or ability for doing something well: she had a flair for languages [mass noun]: none of us had much artistic flairMás ejemplos en oraciones
- He had a flair for drawing and an ability to grasp and execute delicate model settings.
- They are coming to Bangalore to hunt for some gifted youngsters, with a flair for acting.
- He was gifted with his hands and had a natural flair for wood-turning and carpentry.
- 2 [mass noun] Stylishness and originality: she dressed with flairMás ejemplos en oraciones
- Judges placed high value on entries that demonstrated imagination, originality and flair.
- She went for a formal and textured look with a touch of modernity and lots of flair and originality.
- He did, however, have an innate grasp of public relations, dressing with flair so people would notice him.
late 19th century: from French, from flairer 'to smell', based on Latin fragrare 'smell sweet'. Compare with fragrant.