gifted


gifted
adj.
VERBS
be
ADVERB
extremely, very
exceptionally, extraordinarily, highly, immensely, incredibly, prodigiously, supremely
naturally

a naturally gifted athlete

uniquely
academically, athletically, genetically (AmE), intellectually, musically, physically (esp. AmE)

academically gifted children

PREPOSITION
at

He's very gifted at languages.

in

gifted in the art of healing

with

Their helpers are gifted with amazing powers of patience.

Gifted is used with these nouns: ↑amateur, ↑artist, ↑child, ↑musician, ↑performer, ↑player, ↑writer

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • gifted — adj. [Cf. See {gift}[4] and {gift}, v. t..] 1. having unusual talent in some field. Syn: talented. [PJC] 2. having exceptionally high intelligence; said of children, especially in discourse on education; as, a program for gifted children. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gifted — gifted; un·gifted; …   English syllables

  • gifted — index artful, capable, deft, original (creative), practiced, resourceful, sciential Burton s Legal Thesaurus …   Law dictionary

  • gifted — “talented,” 1640s, pp. adj. from GIFT (Cf. gift) …   Etymology dictionary

  • gifted — [adj] talented, intelligent able, accomplished, adroit, brilliant, capable, class act, clever, expert, got it*, have on the ball*, have smarts*, have the goods*, hot*, hotshot, ingenious, mad, masterly, phenomenal, shining at*, skilled, smart;… …   New thesaurus

  • gifted — [gif′tid] adj. 1. having a natural ability or aptitude; talented 2. notably superior in intelligence giftedness n …   English World dictionary

  • gifted — gift|ed [ˈgıftıd] adj having a natural ability to do one or more things extremely well →↑talented gifted musician/artist/teacher etc ▪ She was an extremely gifted poet. academically/musically/athletically etc gifted ▪ his musically gifted son… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • gifted — [[t]gɪ̱ftɪd[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED Someone who is gifted has a natural ability to do something well. ...one of the most gifted players in the world... He was witty, amusing and gifted with a sharp business brain. Syn: talented 2) ADJ GRADED A gifted… …   English dictionary

  • gifted — gift|ed [ gıftəd ] adjective with an impressive natural ability: a gifted child gifted in: She s exceptionally gifted in music …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • gifted — UK [ˈɡɪftɪd] / US [ˈɡɪftəd] adjective with an impressive natural ability a gifted child gifted in: She s exceptionally gifted in music …   English dictionary


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