aptitude


aptitude
Synonyms and related words:
a thing for, ability, acuity, acuteness, admissibility, adroitness, affinity, an ear for, an eye for, animus, applicability, appositeness, appropriateness, aptness, bent, bias, braininess, brightness, brilliance, capability, capacity, capacity for, cast, chance, character, clear thinking, cleverness, conatus, conduciveness, constitution, contingency, delight, dexterity, diathesis, disposition, docility, eagerness, eccentricity, educability, esprit, eventuality, expectation, facility, faculty, fair expectation, favorable prospect, feeling for, felicity, fitness, fittedness, flair, genius, genius for, gift, gift for, giftedness, gifts, good chance, grain, idiosyncrasy, impressionability, inclination, individualism, innate aptitude, intellect, intelligence, keen-wittedness, keenness, kidney, leaning, liability, liableness, likelihood, likeliness, liking, make, makeup, malleability, mental alertness, mental set, mercurial mind, mettle, mind, mind-set, mold, moldability, motivation, native cleverness, nature, nimble mind, nimble-wittedness, nimbleness, nous, obligation, odds, outlook, penchant, plasticity, pliability, possibility, predilection, predisposition, preference, prejudice, presumption, presumptive evidence, probabilism, probability, proclivity, proneness, propensity, propriety, prospect, qualification, quick parts, quick thinking, quick wit, quick-wittedness, quickness, readiness, ready wit, reasonable ground, reasonable hope, receptivity, relevance, savvy, sensitivity to, set, sharp-wittedness, sharpness, slant, smartness, smarts, soft spot, sprightly wit, stamp, strain, streak, stripe, suitability, suitableness, susceptibility, talent, teachability, teachableness, temper, temperament, tendency, trainableness, tropism, turn, turn for, turn of mind, twist, type, verisimilitude, warp, weakness, well-grounded hope, willingness

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