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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Natural ability or skill, especially in learning.

Usage examples (36)
  • Some children have an aptitude for spelling.
  • So I'll list them, in what I figure, is the more "aptitude" the position requires:
  • But an 'aptitude' is needed in all professions, and in such arts as music, and painting, and sculpture, teaching is necessary.
  • However a growing number of state schools, particularly academies, are using "aptitude" as a way of allocating a proportion of places. for more
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