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[tal-uh n-tid] /ˈtæl ən tɪd/
having talent or special ability; gifted.
Origin of talented
1375-1425; late Middle English: inclined, disposed; see talent, -ed3
Related forms
multitalented, adjective
nontalented, adjective
untalented, adjective Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • "And our chance to have a summer in the country," completed the talented One.

    Four Girls and a Compact Annie Hamilton Donnell
  • He calls me 'this talented young author from whom much may be expected.'

    Changing Winds

    St. John G. Ervine
  • The concierge at my hotel was a transcendant specimen of his talented class.

    Kent Knowles: Quahaug Joseph C. Lincoln
  • He confessed to me that Schumann was no composer, a talented improviser only.

    Melomaniacs James Huneker
  • She is a talented lady and deserves all the encomiums that she receives.

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