Chavez Talks Trash Some people just have a knack for the spotlight.
His curation techniques were far from scientific; his knack for interior design was often fueled by his sense humor.
Gingrich is a smart fellow steeped in the issues, but also has a knack for straying off message.
At age 20 she had her eldest daughter, Kris, who, she says, inherited her knack for marketing and retail.
Graham said her confirmation in the Senate should be "no problem," thanks to her knack for personal diplomacy.
Some years ago I could deliver a heavy punch and the knack had 31stayed with me.
Nothing is more important to good teaching than the knack of apt illustration.
It was horrid of you: but you always had a knack of rubbing one up the wrong way.
The Moors brought the knack from the ancient city of Damascus.
No, more do I. Odd, isn't it, what a knack women have for taking care of sick folks?
mid-14c., "deception, trick, device," of uncertain origin, probably from a Low German word meaning "a sharp sounding blow" (cf. Middle English knak, late 14c.; German knacken "to crack"), of imitative origin. Sense of "special skill" is first recorded 1580s, if this is in fact the same word.