Definition of talented in English:

talented

adjective

  • Having a natural aptitude or skill for something.

    ‘a talented young musician’
    • ‘He is the most talented young English player around and as such he is under the microscope.’
    • ‘Big-hitting young forward is raw but very talented and has a big future ahead of him.’
    • ‘He was a very talented musician and he was a pleasure to be with in the studio.’
    • ‘He is inordinately proud of his troupe and relishes being around the young and talented.’
    • ‘The displays have grown out of a series of interviews with talented local folk.’
    • ‘This was a period when a number of talented young players started coming through.’
    • ‘This year the team will run two young and talented drivers who are both aiming for the title.’
    • ‘He devised a television show that would allow talented home cooks to compete for a prize.’
    • ‘We have a lot of talented amateur artists in Bolton as well as some well known painters.’
    • ‘Yet Leigh youngsters are as talented as young people anywhere else in the country.’
    • ‘We are on the lookout for the most talented young poets in our region's schools.’
    • ‘He was also a very talented artist and had had some of his paintings exhibited.’
    • ‘There is a very talented tier of young executives hungry for success and on the way up.’
    • ‘They have a rich seam of talented players and have the ambition to succeed as a whole.’
    • ‘This council has a clear commitment to the education of gifted and talented pupils.’
    • ‘The group of talented young musicians wowed crowds with a series of classical and pop tunes.’
    • ‘The many talented software developers in those countries should be given a fair chance.’
    • ‘They have a lot of respect now, and all the bands on the label are unique and talented.’
    • ‘I feel privileged to help such a talented sportsman on the path to becoming a world champion.’
    • ‘His input is great and he's a talented young player with a big future ahead of him.’
    gifted, skilful, skilled, accomplished, brilliant, expert, consummate, master, masterly, first-rate, polished, artistic, adroit, dexterous, able, competent, capable, apt, deft, adept, proficient
    crack, top-notch, top-drawer, ace, wizard
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Pronunciation:

talented

/ˈtalən(t)əd/