- I(Roget's IV) modif.Syn. gifted, capable, skilled; see able 1 .II(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) a.gifted, naturally endowed, capable, *having a knack, *having a flair, having innate ability, having an aptitude for, *having the right stuff, proficient.ANT.: deficient, lacking, ineptIII(Roget's Thesaurus II) adjective Having talent: endowed, gifted. See ABILITY, GIVE.
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