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flair

skill; aptitude; a natural talent or ability; bent; knack: a flair for writing comedy.
Not to be confused with:
flare – a bright light: in case of emergency, light a flare; an outburst; to burst out in sudden, fierce activity and passion: Violence flared up in the ghetto after the verdict.

flair

 (flâr)
n.
1. A natural talent or aptitude; a knack: a flair for interior decorating.
2. Instinctive discernment; keenness: a flair for the exotica.
3. Distinctive elegance or style: served us with flair.

[Middle English, fragrance, from Old French, from flairer, to scent, from Late Latin flāgrāre, alteration of Latin frāgrāre, to emit an odor.]

flair

(flɛə)
n
1. natural ability; talent; aptitude
2. instinctive discernment; perceptiveness
3. stylishness or elegance; dash: to dress with flair.
4. (Hunting) hunting rare
a. the scent left by quarry
b. the sense of smell of a hound
[C19: from French, literally: sense of smell, from Old French: scent, from flairier to give off a smell, ultimately from Latin frāgrāre to smell sweet; see fragrant]

flair

(fleɪr)
n
a Scot word for floor

flair

(flɛər)

n.
1. a natural talent, aptitude, or ability.
2. smartness of style or manner: She dresses with great flair.
[1350–1400; Middle English < French, Old French: scent, derivative of flairier to reek « Vulgar Latin *flāgrāre, dissimilated variant of Latin frāgrāre. See fragrant]

flair

- Comes from Latin fragrare, "smell sweet," and was first the ability to detect the "essence" or "scent" of something and know how to act accordingly.
See also related terms for scent.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.flair - a natural talent; "he has a flair for mathematics"; "he has a genius for interior decorating"
endowment, natural endowment, talent, gift - natural abilities or qualities
2.flair - distinctive and stylish eleganceflair - distinctive and stylish elegance; "he wooed her with the confident dash of a cavalry officer"
elegance - a refined quality of gracefulness and good taste; "she conveys an aura of elegance and gentility"
3.flair - a shape that spreads outwardflair - a shape that spreads outward; "the skirt had a wide flare"
shape, form - the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance; "geometry is the mathematical science of shape"

flair

noun
1. ability, feel, talent, gift, genius, faculty, accomplishment, mastery, knack, aptitude She has a flair for languages.
2. style, taste, dash, chic, elegance, panache, discernment, stylishness the panache and flair you'd expect

flair

noun
An innate capability:
Translations
مَيْل طبيعي، نَزْعَه
talent
anlæg forflair fortalent for
hæfileiki
polinkis
dotībasspējas
Allah vergisiyetenek

flair

[flɛəʳ] N (= gift) → don m; (= instinct) → instinto m; (= style) → elegancia f, estilo m
to have a flair for languagestener don de lenguas, tener facilidad para los idiomas
she had a natural flair for getting on with peopletenía mano izquierda con la gente or don de gentes

flair

[ˈflɛər] nflair m
to have flair [person] → être doué(e)
to have a flair for sth → avoir un don pour qch

flair

n (for selecting the best etc) → Gespür nt, → (feine) Nase (inf), → Riecher m (inf); (= talent)Talent nt; (= stylishness)Flair nt; his great flair for businesssein großes Geschäftstalent

flair

[flɛəʳ] n (for business) → fiuto; (for languages) → predisposizione f
to have a flair (for) → essere portato/a per

flair

(fleə) noun
a natural ability or cleverness for (doing) something. She has flair for (learning) languages.
References in classic literature ?
As a detective, his flair had been extraordinary, and he had achieved triumphs by unravelling some of the most baffling cases of the day.
By offering a more refined ride and high specification the model has attracted significant demand for the range-topping Flair version, which accounts for more than three quarters of sales.
Since its UK launch, 62% of C3 sales have been for the top two 'Flair' and 'Flair Nav Edition' trim levels.
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The publication was launched at the FLAIR annual conference held in Paisley and attended by all six associations from Paisley, Barrhead, Bridgewater Ferguslie Park, Linstone, Williamsburgh.
Travel technology company Air Black Box has announced it is partnering with Flair Airlines, Canada's first independent ultra-low cost carrier, to power its booking, retailing and ancillary revenue needs, the company said.
Still, the numbers were impressive: 99% of patients who received the intramuscular injection expressed more satisfaction with it than with their previous oral regimen in the FLAIR study, and 98% expressed a similar opinion in the ATLAS study.
Charlotte Flair vs Becky Lynch will take place on April 7 at MetLife Stadium."
Speakers include women of substance, strength and style, namely: ol Sheila Lobien, chief executive officer for Lobien Realty Group, Ana Rocero, chairperson for Women in Business Committee of the ECCP, Ginny Villegas, director of sales at Regus and Spaces by IWG Philippines, Rita Dayrit, certified image consultant and managing director at FLAIR Image Consultancy, Nasia Cammayo, certified image consultant at FLAIR Image Consultancy, Nasia Cammayo Styling, fashion stylist, Ann Bella Arguelles, fashion stylist at Stylist of Sorts.
Lynch saw her feud with Vince McMahon end with her losing her spot in a Wrestlemania match with champion Rousey to be replaced by Flair.
While the WWE Universe was caught unawares with the management's decision to suspend Lynch and replace her with Flair, pro-wrestling insider Dave Meltzer claims that it was a&nbsp;storyline that was planned long before the occurrence of recent events.
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