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English definition of “gift”


noun [C]  /ɡɪft/ us  

gift noun [C] (PRESENT)

something that is given, esp. to show your affection; a present: I have to get my sister a gift for her birthday.

gift noun [C] (ABILITY)

a special or unusual ability; a talent: He has a gift for music – he plays the piano and sings beautifully.
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