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gift /ɡɪft/ noun [countable]

عطیه ، عین موهوبه ، هبه کردن ، بخشش ، پیشکشی ، نعمت ، موهبت ، پیشکش کردن (به) ، بخشیدن (به) ، هدیه دادن ، دارای استعداد کردن ، ره اورد ، هدیه ، قانون ـ فقه: هدیه ، بخشیدن به
- donation, bequest, bonus, contribution, grant, hand-out, legacy, offering, present
- talent, ability, capability, capacity, flair, genius, knack, power
Contrasted words: awkwardness, clumsiness, maladroitness
Related Words: alms, benefaction, contribution, donation, award, bestowal, grant, presentation, legacy, offering, reward, tip, remembrance, souvenir, token, ability, aptitude, capability, accomplishment, acquirement, attainment, instinct, numen, power, forte, leaning, propensity, specialty
English Thesaurus: skill, talent, genius, gift, flair, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

gift S2 W2 /ɡɪft/ noun [countable]
[Date: 1200-1300; Language: Old Norse]

1. something that you give someone, for example to thank them or because you like them, especially on a special occasion Synonym : present:
The earrings were a gift from my aunt.
gift of
a generous gift of £50
The clock was given as a retirement gift when he left the police.
expensive wedding gifts
Enjoy a free gift with any purchase of $20 or more.
This excellent cookbook would make an ideal gift for anyone just going away to college.

In everyday English, especially in British English, people usually say present rather than gift:
These were a present from my boyfriend.

a) a natural ability Synonym : talent
gift for
a gift for languages
He was a kind man, with a gift for forming lasting friendships.
gift of
She has the rare gift of being able to laugh at herself.
b) an ability that is given to you by God
gift of
He was said to have possessed the gift of prophecy.
the use of spiritual giftsgifted

3. a gift British English informal something that is easier or cheaper than you expected:
The third goal was an absolute gift.

4. gift (from God) something good you receive or something good that happens to you, even though you might not deserve it:
This opportunity was a gift from God.

5. the gift of the gab British English, the gift of gab American English informal an ability to speak confidently and to persuade people to do what you want:
Jo has always had the gift of the gab.

6. be in sb’s gift British English formal if something is in your gift, you have the power to decide who it should be given to:
All appointments to military and administrative posts were in the gift of the King.

7. never/don’t look a gift horse in the mouth spoken used to tell someone to be grateful for something that has been given to them, instead of asking questions about it or finding something wrong with it
God’s gift to somebody/something at god(3)

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

I. sth that you give to sb
ADJ. expensive, generous, kind, lavish, valuable Thank you all for your kind gifts. She received lavish gifts of jewellery and clothes.
perfect | small | free When you place your first order with us, we will send you the free gift of your choice.
birthday, Christmas, parting, retirement, wedding | unwanted the problem of what to do with unwanted gifts
VERB + GIFT bear, bring (sb), exchange, give sb, make sb, offer sb He arrived home bearing gifts for everyone. They gave each other gifts at Christmas. She wanted to make a gift to her grandchildren.
accept, get, receive Please accept this small gift. The children all received gifts.
GIFT + NOUN shop | box, pack, set, token, voucher New customers will receive a free gift pack containing a selection of our products. a gift set of shampoo, soap and hand cream
token, voucher
PREP. as a ~ The messengers brought the king a fine suit of armour as a gift.
~ for There were gifts for all the children.
~ from This vase was a gift from my mother.
~ to The golf clubs were her gift to her husband.
PHRASES shower gifts on sb, shower sb with gifts

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

II. natural ability
ADJ. great, outstanding, remarkable, special, wonderful his great gifts as a teacher
rare | God-given, innate, natural, special | artistic, musical
VERB + GIFT have, possess
PREP. ~ for She has a natural gift for music.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary


give somebody a gift
We gave her a gift on her birthday.
receive a gift
He received a gift from his aunt.
accept a gift
Sam accepted the gift on behalf of the school.
make somebody a gift of something formal (=give someone something as a gift)
Johnson made her a gift of a book.
wrap (up) a gift
She had bought and wrapped gifts for children in hospital.
shower somebody with gifts (=give someone a lot of gifts)
He showered her with gifts and exotic holidays.
exchange gifts (=give someone a gift at the same time as they give you a gift)
We exchange gifts on Christmas Day.
a birthday gift
The camera had been a 21st birthday gift from his parents.
a wedding gift
Some people prefer to give cash as a wedding gift.
a Christmas gift
Before 1940, most people did not wrap Christmas gifts.
a free gift (=something that a shop or business gives you)
If you spend over £50, you get a free gift.
the perfect/ideal gift for somebody
This book is the perfect gift for anybody who’s interested in birds.
a suitable gift
What do you think would be a suitable gift for a 10-year-old boy?
a small gift
Here’s a small gift to show our appreciation for all your hard work.
a generous gift
Her colleagues presented her with a generous gift when she retired.
an expensive gift
He was always showering Louise with expensive gifts.
a lavish gift (=a large, impressive, or expensive gift)
She received lavish gifts of jewellery and clothes.
a parting gift (=a gift that you give someone when you leave/say goodbye)
She brought him a parting gift.
an unwanted gift
You can take any unwanted gifts to charity shops.
a gift idea
Here is another gift idea with children in mind.
a gift shop
The gift shop was well stocked with souvenirs.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

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