genius

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈdʒiːniəs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈdʒinyəs/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling( jēnyəs)


Inflections of 'genius' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.):
geniuses
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
genii
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
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genius

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. I bet you think you're a real genius, don't you?
  2. thinks he's some kind of genius
  3. the genius behind
  4. who's the genius that [forgot, broke, didn't]
  5. doesn't take a genius to [figure out, know, understand]
  6. you don't have to be a genius to [figure out]
  7. is a [computer, marketing, math] genius
  8. is a genius with [computers, cars]
  9. has a genius for [leadership, cars]
  10. [skills, abilities] nearing genius
  11. you're a true genius
  12. invented by an evil genius
  13. has the IQ of a genius
  14. a biography about the genius behind...
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