Genius and Intelligence


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Genius noun – Unusual mental ability.
Intelligence is a synonym for genius in brilliance topic. In some cases you can use "Intelligence" instead a noun "Genius", when it comes to topics like wisdom, illustriousness, gift of high intellect.
Nearby Words: genial, geniality, genie
Synonyms for Genius


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Intelligence noun – The ability to learn and understand or to deal with problems.
Genius is a synonym for intelligence in ability topic. Sometimes you can use "Genius" instead a noun "Intelligence", if it concerns topics such as brilliance, wisdom, illustriousness.
Nearby Words: intelligent, intellect, intelligently, intelligibility, intelligencer
Synonyms for Intelligence

How words are described

human human genius human intelligence
good good genius good intelligence
natural natural genius natural intelligence
complete complete genius complete intelligence
Other adjectives: true, genuine, single, sheer, powerful, capable, incredible, mechanical, strategic, tactical.

Both words in one sentence

  • Genius Bruiser Mariliths and nalfeshnee both have genius-level intelligence, and are strong enough to defeat small legions of enemies on their own.
  • Insufferable Genius While he does possess a genius-level IQ, his intelligence is actually the one thing he is never seen boasting about.
  • Genius Ditz He is also the best on the team at masquerading as a human and has a near-genius level of emotional intelligence.
    Source: Genius Ditz
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