Genius in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Genius

(informal) ingenious, very clever, or original. | (eulogistic) Someone possessing extraordinary intelligence or skill; especially somebody who has demonstrated this by a creative or original work in science, music, art etc. | Extraordinary mental capacity.

Short Example Sentences for Genius

  • 1. He is a genius born too soon. 🔊
  • 2. Wit and humor belong to genius alone. 🔊
  • 3. No one could account for the genius and the voice. 🔊
  • 4. Your man of genius pays dear for his distinction. 🔊
  • 5. But this is not the tone and genius of the men in the street. 🔊
  • 6. He's a genius in such things. 🔊
  • 7. He became a virtuoso in love and had a genius for friendship. 🔊
  • 8. Each is a good representative of the genius that characterized his country. 🔊
  • 9. Still less is the vast enormity or irregularity of genius to be ignored. 🔊
  • 10. They were gifted with the same military instinct, the same genius for war. 🔊
  • 11. It is a fountain of knowledge, but the genius of man must draw it out. 🔊
  • 12. What abilities are lost, what genius obscured, and what talents despised! 🔊
  • 13. Our nature and genius force us to respect ends, whilst we use means. 🔊
  • 14. Each solitary note whose genius calleth, To swell the mighty choir in unison? 🔊

How to use Genius in Sentences?

  • 1. Some will go further and assert that he had a remarkable genius in the art of stratagem. 🔊
  • 2. France with her scientific genius and unlimited resources had thrown up her hands in despair. 🔊
  • 3. I looked up to my master as to a benevolent genius that had opened to me a region of enchantment. 🔊
  • 4. The greatest genius of the cleverest designers has been expended upon its construction. 🔊
  • 5. That is why so much thought and genius has been expended upon the bombing plane. 🔊
  • 6. The genius of reading and of gardening are antagonistic, like resinous and vitreous electricity. 🔊
  • 7. The genius of life is friendly to the noble, and in the dark brings them friends from far. 🔊
  • 8. The challenge these machines presented to the genius of the French was taken up with vigor. 🔊
  • 9. As long as your genius buys, the investment is safe, though you spend like a monarch. 🔊
  • 10. And it was the genius of Jimmie Harding that made us feel that the thing could be done. 🔊
  • 11. That I'm a genius she must needs allow, That I'm the very devil perhaps she feels. 🔊
  • 12. In this way we were brought right into the heart of the land, and our evil genius was hardly suspected. 🔊
  • 13. Each was mounted on the best machine the genius of his countrymen could produce, and each was grimly resolved to win. 🔊
  • 14. No genius can recite a ballad at first reading, so well as mediocrity can at the fifteenth or twentieth reading. 🔊
  • 15. Nothing advertises one so widely as a reputation for sincerity; and the man has a positive genius for self-advertisement. 🔊
  • 16. Thereupon, forty stripes were ordered for each of us, that the tutelary genius of the ship might be propitiated. 🔊
  • 17. For, it is not what talents or genius a man has, but how he is to his talents, that constitutes friendship and character. 🔊
  • 18. The inventive genius of the twentieth century had spent itself on every contrivance that would add to its speed, strength and beauty. 🔊
  • 19. I felt that he must not be curbed, that his impassioned interest might blossom and bloom into genius if it were given a proper outlet. 🔊
  • 20. He was really a great critic; he had a genius for admiration, and his admiration varied fittingly with everything he admired. 🔊
  • 21. Forced to contend with small means against vastly superior foes, he made genius and courage supply the place of numbers. 🔊