Brilliance and Cleverness


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Brilliance noun – The quality or state of having or giving off light.
Cleverness is a synonym for brilliance in genius topic. In some cases you can use "Cleverness" instead a noun "Brilliance", when it comes to topics like intelligence.
Nearby Words: brilliant, brilliantly, brilliancy
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Cleverness noun – Mental skill or quickness.
Brilliance is a synonym for cleverness in intelligence topic. Sometimes you can use "Brilliance" instead a noun "Cleverness".
Nearby Words: clever, cleverly
Synonyms for Cleverness

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natural natural brilliance natural cleverness
true true brilliance true cleverness
sheer sheer brilliance sheer cleverness
surprising surprising brilliance surprising cleverness
Other adjectives: tactical.
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Cleverness and Brilliance. (2016). Retrieved 2020, October 24, from
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Cleverness or Brilliance. 2016. Accessed October 24, 2020.

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