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Synonyms for forte
ˈfɔr teɪforte

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. forte, strong suit, long suit, metier, specialty, speciality, strong point, strengthnoun

    an asset of special worth or utility

    "cooking is his forte"

    Synonyms:
    long suit, military posture, military strength, fortissimo, force, metier, intensity level, strength, military capability, specialism, potency, medium, distinctiveness, specialty, persuasiveness, effectiveness, specialisation, durability, posture, forcefulness, lastingness, specialness, peculiarity, intensity, strong point, strong suit, speciality, enduringness, specialization

    Antonyms:
    pianissimo, piano, soft, pianissimo assai, softly

  2. forte, fortissimonoun

    (music) loud

    Synonyms:
    specialty, speciality, long suit, strength, metier, strong point, fortissimo, strong suit

    Antonyms:
    pianissimo assai, piano, soft, pianissimo, softly

  3. forteadjective

    the stronger part of a sword blade between the hilt and the foible

    Synonyms:
    specialty, speciality, long suit, strength, metier, strong point, fortissimo, strong suit

    Antonyms:
    pianissimo, piano, soft, pianissimo assai, softly

  4. forte, loudadverb

    used chiefly as a direction or description in music

    "the forte passages in the composition"

    Synonyms:
    flashy, tawdry, cheap, garish, tacky, flash, gimcrack, tatty, loud, meretricious, brassy, trashy, gaudy

    Antonyms:
    pianissimo, piano, soft, pianissimo assai, softly

  5. forte, loudlyadverb

    used as a direction in music; to be played relatively loudly

    Synonyms:
    clamorously, loudly, obstreperously, loud, aloud

    Antonyms:
    pianissimo, soft, piano, pianissimo assai, softly

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fortenoun

    Synonyms:
    peculiar talent, special gift, strong side, chief excellence, strong point, that in which one excels

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "forte":

    strong, fort

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Forté":

    Forte

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How to use forte in a sentence?

  1. Mireia Belmonte:

    I knew that the second 100 meters were my forte, i suffered a lot in the last few meters.

  2. Jill Biden:

    He's been studying for weeks working up for today, he knows most of the leaders that will be here. Joe loves foreign policy. This is his forte.

  3. Canadian Lynda Kiejko:

    I don't think words can actually describe how excited and just ecstatic I am right now, i was coming into this event not with it being my forte. I have no words. I am over the moon right now.


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