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1. genius

noun. ['ˈdʒiːnjəs'] someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality.

Synonyms

  • intellectual
  • brainiac
  • intellect
  • prodigy
  • Einstein
  • brain

Antonyms

  • disinherit
  • disable
  • creative
  • uncreative

Etymology

  • genius (Latin)
  • -ius (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Genius

  • heterogeneous
  • ingenious

How to spell genius? Is it jenis? Or genious? Common misspellings are:

  • jenis
  • genious

Example sentences of the word genius


1. Noun, singular or mass
Check out our list of genius bedroom closet organizers you can get on Amazon.

2. Verb, base form
Where on earth do we find these, may we say, genius ideas?

3. Adjective
Basically, it's a genius solution for small space-dwellers.

Quotes containing the word genius


1. Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
- Marilyn Monroe

2. The difference between genius and stupidity is: genius has its limits.
- Alexandre Dumas-fils

3. You don't have to be a genius or a visionary or even a college graduate to be successful. You just need a framework and a dream.
- Michael Dell

2. genius

noun. ['ˈdʒiːnjəs'] unusual mental ability.

Synonyms

  • pyrotechnics
  • scintillation
  • brilliance
  • coruscation

Antonyms

  • inferior
  • fail
  • worst
  • minor

Etymology

  • genius (Latin)
  • -ius (Latin)

3. genius

noun. ['ˈdʒiːnjəs'] someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field.

Synonyms

  • sensation
  • champion
  • mavin
  • star
  • maven
  • whiz
  • adept
  • virtuoso
  • superstar
  • expert
  • hotshot
  • wizard
  • wiz
  • whizz
  • track star

Antonyms

  • inability
  • unintelligent
  • intelligent
  • dullness

Etymology

  • genius (Latin)
  • -ius (Latin)

4. genius

noun. ['ˈdʒiːnjəs'] a natural talent.

Synonyms

  • natural endowment
  • talent
  • gift
  • endowment

Antonyms

  • unskilled
  • generalist
  • natural
  • unscholarly

Etymology

  • genius (Latin)
  • -ius (Latin)

5. genius

noun. ['ˈdʒiːnjəs'] exceptional creative ability.

Synonyms

  • wizardry
  • creative thinking
  • creativity

Antonyms

  • nonintellectual
  • uneducated
  • physical
  • emotional

Etymology

  • genius (Latin)
  • -ius (Latin)
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