Definition of stroke of genius in English:

stroke of genius

  • An outstandingly brilliant and original idea.
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    • Alan Rickman as Snape was a brilliant stroke of genius.
    • This seemed like a brilliant stroke of genius - until the guys at the other side of the intersection did the same thing.
    • This bit of the information was Robert Shields' idea, a stroke of genius.
    feat, accomplishment, achievement, master stroke
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