Brilliance and Genius


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Brilliance noun – Unusual mental ability.
Genius is a synonym for brilliance in good topic. In some cases you can use "Genius" instead a noun "Brilliance", when it comes to topics like cleverness, illustriousness. popular alternative
Nearby Words: brilliant, brilliantly, brilliancy
Synonyms for Brilliance


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Genius noun – Unusual mental ability.
Brilliance is a synonym for genius in good topic. You can use "Brilliance" instead a noun "Genius", if it concerns topics such as endowment, illustriousness, gift of high intellect. popular alternative
Nearby Words: genial, geniality, genie
Synonyms for Genius

How words are described

good good brilliance good genius
musical musical brilliance musical genius
pure pure brilliance pure genius
natural natural brilliance natural genius
Other adjectives: utter, true, sheer, intellectual, great, absolute, beautiful, artistic, criminal, supposed, creative, incredible, political, military, scientific, literary, strategic, technical, tactical, sadistic, comedic.

Both words in one sentence

  • Insufferable Genius He doesn't brag so much as treat his incomparable genius as proven fact; if the hero proves to have a canny mind, he acts as if it's just an offshoot of his brilliance.
  • Genius Ditz: They have one field of brilliance; other than that, they're hopeless.
    Source: Brain Chain
  • Mad Genius — Somehow no longer seeing the world as others has unlocked a brilliance that is far beyond what a sane mind can achieve.
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