Flair noun - A special and usually inborn ability.
Usage example: a person with a flair for making friends quickly
Genius noun - A special and usually inborn ability.
Usage example: had a genius for saying the wrong thing, no matter what the social situation
Flair is a synonym for genius in brilliance topic. You can use "Flair" instead a noun "Genius", if it concerns topics such as gift, ability, talent, gift of high intellect. popular alternative
How words are described
Both words in one sentence
- Jobe is a ruthless, amoral genius bio-devisor who even looks like his supervillain dad; his dad hates that junior doesn't have a flair for mechanical devises instead.
Source: In the Blood
- Genius Bruiser: Since he was "trained" by the Dirtiest player in the game, the nature boy Ric Flair, part of his gimmick is being smart enough to see the tricks people try to pull on him, almost smart enough for Eddie Guerrero.
Source: Wrestling / Batista
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