Synonyms of genius in English:

genius


See definition of genius

noun

1‘the world had already heard of Hawking's genius’

SYNONYMS

brilliance, great intelligence, great intellect, great ability, cleverness, brains, erudition, wisdom, sagacity, fine mind, wit, artistry, flair, creative power, precocity, precociousness

ANTONYMS

stupidity

2‘that woman has a genius for organization’

SYNONYMS

talent, gift, flair, aptitude, facility, knack, technique, touch, bent, ability, expertise, capacity, power, faculty

endowment, strength, strong point, forte, brilliance

dexterity, adroitness, skill, cleverness, virtuosity, artistry

3‘the boy is an absolute genius’

SYNONYMS

brilliant person, mental giant, mastermind, Einstein, intellectual, intellect, brain, highbrow, expert, master, artist, polymath

prodigy, gifted child

idiot savant

informal egghead, brains, bright spark, whizz, wizard, ninja, alpha geek, walking encyclopedia

British informal brainbox, clever clogs, boffin

North American informal brainiac, rocket scientist, maven

ANTONYMS

dunce