HyperDic: specialty

English > 3 senses of the word specialty:
NOUNattributespecialty, forte, strong suit, long suit, metier, speciality, strong point, strengthan asset of special worth or utility
attributespecialty, peculiarity, specialness, speciality, distinctivenessa distinguishing trait
actspecialty, specialization, specialisation, speciality, specialismthe special line of work you have adopted as your career
specialty > pronunciation
Soundsspeh'shahltiy; spey'shahltiy
Rhymesability ... zloty: 638 rhymes with tiy...
English > specialty: 3 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningAn asset of special worth or utility.
Synonymsforte, strong suit, long suit, metier, speciality, strong point, strength
Narrowergreen thumb, green fingersA special ability to make plants grow
Broaderasset, plusA useful or valuable quality
Oppositeweak pointAn attribute that is inadequate or deficient
Spanishespecialidad, especialización, fuerte, oficio, punto fuerte
Catalanfort
English > specialty: 3 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningA distinguishing trait.
Synonymspeculiarity, specialness, speciality, distinctiveness
Narroweridiosyncrasy, foible, mannerismA behavioral attribute that is distinctive and peculiar to an individual
Broaderindividuality, individualism, individuationThe quality of being individual
Spanishdistinción, distintividad, especialidad, peculiaridad
Catalandistinció, peculiaritat
English > specialty: 3 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe special line of work you have adopted as your career.
Synonymsspecialization, specialisation, speciality, specialism
Broadercareer, calling, vocationThe particular occupation for which you are trained
Spanishespecialidad, especialización
Catalanespecialitat

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