163 phrases to sound like genius

Become the witty Genuis you are with these phrases by using double meanings and applying context creating a pun.


  1. It is obviously desirable
  2. I can well imagine
  3. Broadly speaking
  4. An admirable idea
  5. In a literal sense
  6. By sheer force of genius
  7. You can imagine his charging
  8. hazard a guess
  9. It challenges belief
  10. He has an inscrutable face
  11. Very fertile in resource
  12. I am loath to believe
  13. It is essentially undignified
  14. Example is so contagious
  15. I am not in her confidence
  16. Taken in the aggregate
  17. It is a reproof to shallowness
  18. There is a misconception here
  19. I strongly suspect it so
  20. He was covered with confusion
  21. It was a just rebuke
  22. A pleasing instance of this
  23. It lends dignity to life
  24. She has a desultory liking for music
  25. It seems incredible
  26. A kind of detached ideal
  27. It blunts the finer sensibilities
  28. Beyond question or cavil
  29. A well-founded suspicion
  30. It has elicited great praise
  31. They are landmarks in memory
  32. Superhuman vigor and activity
  33. A venerable and interesting figure
  34. It is curious and interesting
  35. Gives the impression of aloofness
  36. Perfectly void of offence
  37. Regard with misgiving
  38. A stroke of professional luck
  39. An unscrupulous adventurer
  40. He spoke with extreme reticence
  41. Robust common sense
  42. Deficient in amiability
  43. Done with characteristic thoroughness
  44. A vein of philanthropic zeal
  45. Definite, tangible, and practical
  46. Too much effusive declamation
  47. A man of keen ambition
  48. It gives infinite zest
  49. Singular qualifications for public life
  50. They are bitterly hostile
  51. The despair of the official wire-puller
  52. Blind and unreasoning opponent
  53. Ignoble strife for power
  54. Surrounded by a cohort of admiring friends
  55. In an imperative voice
  56. Marked by copiousness and vivacity
  57. Touched with sombre dignity
  58. A ridiculous misconception
  59. Habitual austerity of demeanor
  60. Ostentation and lavish expenditure
  61. A person of exquisite tact
  62. Intolerant of bumptiousness
  63. The obvious danger of dallying
  64. This was grossly overstated
  65. A mass of calumny and exaggeration
  66. Inimical to religion
  67. Fraught with peril
  68. I venture to ask
  69. Attributed to mental decrepitude
  70. A strange phenomena
  71. It argues a blind faith
  72. Insatiable whirl of excitement
  73. A substratum of truth
  74. Under some conceivable circumstances
  75. Bubbling over with infectious joy
  76. Frigid dignity and arrogant reserve
  77. A profound contempt
  78. The fine art of hospitality
  79. Grim morsels of philosophy
  80. A tinge of sorrowness and jealousy
  81. Due to ignorance and barbarism
  82. Grave and monstrous scandal
  83. A splendid instance of self-devotion
  84. Amusingly exemplified in this case
  85. Recognized and powerful element
  86. A symbol of restraint
  87. An utterly fallacious idea
  88. In rapid and striking succession
  89. We learn from stern experience
  90. Pictures of an inspired imagination
  91. An astonishing outbreak
  92. Soothing words of sympathy
  93. A rather bold assertion
  94. The most enthusiastic adherents
  95. Mere tepid conviction
  96. Eminently qualified for the task
  97. Almost supernatural charm
  98. In glowing and exaggerated phrases
  99. Somewhat rich and austere
  100. An inexhaustible theme
  101. Grave and undeniable faults
  102. Perfectly chosen language
  103. All the characteristics of a mob
  104. Given to grandiloquent phrase
  105. Peculiar vein of sarcasm
  106. Froze like ice and cut like steel
  107. A generous tribute to an eminent rival
  108. Cold and stately composure
  109. Fiery and passionate enthusiasm
  110. Extraordinary violence of nature
  111. A brilliant and delightful play
  112. Rare and striking combination
  113. Pre-eminently qualified for the part
  114. Moderate and cautious conservatism
  115. Daring perversions of justice
  116. Devoid of rhetorical device
  117. As a great thinker has observed
  118. Almost morbid sensitiveness
  119. Discreetly stifled yawn
  120. He was dumb with wonder
  121. Scarcely less familiar
  122. Delightfully characteristic
  123. It was a profound conviction
  124. Greatly conceived and expressed
  125. Blinded by its brightness
  126. I have cudgelled my memory
  127. Exposed to imminent peril
  128. Screening a breach of etiquette
  129. By a natural transition
  130. Splendid anticipations of success
  131. A very laudable attempt
  132. Lapsed into complete oblivion
  133. With most distinguished success
  134. Like embarking on a shoreless sea
  135. A really pretty imitation
  136. Unless I greatly err
  137. Undaunted by repeated failure
  138. Became a term of reproach
  139. An epoch-making achievement
  140. In the guise of verbal nonsense
  141. Received with cordial sympathy
  142. With the most obvious sincerity
  143. Held forth with fluency and zest
  144. Gracious solicitude
  145. Punctiliously civil and polite
  146. An air of sphinx-like mystery
  147. Consumed by zeal
  148. Awaited with lively interest
  149. Sledge-hammer blows against humbug
  150. This recalls a happy retort
  151. Preeminently a case in point
  152. Exquisite precision and finish
  153. Incomparably better informed
  154. A keen eye for incongruities
  155. Polite to the point of deference
  156. To the last degree improbable
  157. People with rampant prejudices
  158. A model of chivalrous propriety
  159. By way of digression
  160. A splendid acquisition
  161. Singularly attractive fashion
  162. A kind of unconscious conspiracy
  163. Amid engrossing demands


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