Forte vs Flair - What's the difference?
As an adjective forte
As a noun flair is
(distinctive style or elegance
A strength or talent.
The strong part of a sword blade, close to the hilt.
- He writes respectably, but poetry is not his forte .
Traditionally, , a two-syllable pronunciation also came into common use. Both pronunciations are now standard.
From (etyl) .
(music) Loud. Used as a dynamic directive in sheet music in its abbreviated form, "f.", to indicate raising the volume of the music. (Abbreviated in musical notation with an f, the Unicode character 1D191.)
- This passage is forte , then there's a diminuendo to mezzo piano.
- The musicians played the passage forte .
A passage in music to be played loudly; a loud section of music.
- This forte marks the climax of the second movement.
A natural or innate talent or aptitude; a knack.
Distinctive style or elegance; panache or elan.
* (natural or innate talent) gift, knack, talent
* (distinctive style or elegance) elan, elegance, grace, panache, style