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talent meaning

EN[ˈtælənt]
US
WTalent
  • Talent can refer to:
  • Talent (measurement)
  • Aptitude, a talent is a group of aptitudes useful for some activities; talents may refer to aptitudes themselves
FR talent

    Definition of talent in English Dictionary

  • NounPLtalentsSUF-ent
    1. (historical) A unit of weight and money used in ancient times in Greece, the Roman Empire, and the Middle East.
      1. OBS A desire or inclination for something.
        1. A marked natural ability or skill.
          1. He has the talent of touching his nose with his tongue. ‎
        2. (business, media, sports) People of talent, viewed collectively; a talented person.
          1. The director searched their talent pool to fill the new opening. ‎
        3. SLA The men or (especially) women of a place or area, judged by their attractiveness.
          1. Not much talent in this bar tonight—let's hit the clubs. ‎
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Trading "enemy flags" for weapons proved to be an effective way of fulfilling some of the requirements, but the dog robber was still using his talents to obtain the more difficult to find items.
          • Not much talent in this bar tonight—let's hit the clubs. ‎
          • The director searched their talent pool to fill the new opening. ‎
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • We'd invite various contacts up to renew acquaintances and remind them of my dressmaking talents.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
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        1. fr talent
        2. en talents
        3. fr talents
        4. en talented
        5. en talentless
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of talent for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "talent" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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