genius genius  /ˈdʒin jəs/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality
  2. (n) unusual mental ability
  3. (n) someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
  4. (n) exceptional creative ability
  5. (n) a natural talent

Usage(s):

  1. In a new book, Genius 101: Creators, Leaders and Prodigies, author Keith Simonton argues that no amount of practice can trump raw genius when it comes to achievement.
  2. Yet he was unfathomably profound the genius among geniuses who discovered, merely by thinking about it, that the universe was not as it seemed.
  3. He was the last of the double-threat physicists: a genius at creating both esoteric theories and elegant experiments.

News

  1. GENIUS environmental competition June 17-20 to global finalists

    The SUNY Oswego GENIUS Olympiad finals open Monday, June 17, welcoming more than 400 competitors and their mentors from around the world, including Kayla Vidal and Bilgenur Sirin of the Syracuse Academy of Science. "We are very excited for the Oswego competition," said the charter school juniors, who studied the effects on Lake Ontario water quality of fireworks shows at events such as ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Oswego County Today

  2. Tim Tebow Patriots Signing Is Genius Says Cris Collinsworth

    The Tim Tebow signing by the New England Patriots was a stroke of genius by Bill Belichick according to sportscaster Cris Collinsworth. Unlike most NFL experts or so-called experts, Collinsworth is a Tim Tebow fan and believes that the 2007 Heisman Trophy winner can still be a viable pro quarterback. A former NFL wide receiver [...] Tim Tebow Patriots Signing Is Genius Says Cris Collinsworth is ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  3. Review: Atlas Genius at Old National Centre

    Atlas Genius makes their second 2013 appearance in Indy with Haerts and The Postelles at Old National Centre. by Manny Casillas For their second appearance in Indianapolis this year alone (after opening for Imagine Dragons back in March) Aussie boys Atlas Genius brought the big choruses and big chords that groove through their full length debut When It Was Now, so big it was almost too much for ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Nuvo

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Quotes

  1. "He was a genius and I will miss him dearly," Jack Burns, who was the other half of a comedy duo with Carlin in the early 1960s, told The Associated Press.
    on Jun 23, 2008 By: Jack Burns Source: Washington Post

  2. "He's a total genius, and when I saw him in the starting lineup I thought he makes the Dutch team 50 percent stronger - and I was right," Slovakia coach Vladimir Weiss said.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Vladimír Weiss Source: Rutland Herald

  3. "France of course wants to pay homage to your immense talent as an actor, your genius as a director and to your place in the world of cinema," Chirac said in a ceremony in the presidential Elysee Palace.
    on Feb 17, 2007 By: Jacques Chirac Source: International Herald Tribune

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