natural-born


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natural-born

  (informal)
having the qualities and abilities which you need in order to be good at doing a particular thing (always before noun) Carl was a natural-born salesman, and quickly expanded the company's world-wide sales.

natural-born

mod. born with talent or skill. She is really a natural-born dancer.
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Many experts agree his mother's birth in the United States - and accompanying citizenship - makes him a natural-born citizen, regardless of where his father was born.
However, natural-born leaders can lack "people skills," such as active listening, the ability to connect with others, expressing compassion or acting with diplomacy.
In assessing Sabato's recent proposals for constitutional revision, including removing the natural-born citizen requirement, Phyllis Schlafly (2007), in one of her syndicated columns, wrote that this proposal "will bring cheers from the open-borders crowd eager to build a majority of diverse people unfamiliar with American rule of law.
KRIS BOYD is a natural-born lscorer and I was not surprised when he net ted the winner against South Africa in midweek for Scotland.
Lopez says Cortez is a natural-born jogger, therefore he is an ideal partner.
The President shall be at least 35 years old, a natural-born U.
In her glitzy scarf and black dress combo, Juliette may have looked a Natural Born rocker but with her dark roots also on display, Jules inadvertently revealed that she isn't a natural-born blonde.
In his 2003 book Natural-Born Cyborgs, the cognitive scientist Andy Clark argues that "what is special about human brains .
Moreover, the Constitution allows any natural-born citizen, loyal or not, to run for President and relies on voting rights and the judgment of the American people to keep disloyal people from being elected.
Natural-born Killers by Linda Casterline ISBN# 051623725X
I am just SO sick of LGBT people putting you on a pedestal and expecting you to be some natural-born gay leader.
The commission unanimously upheld an earlier decision of its division dismissing a petition alleging Poe ''misrepresented'' himself when he stated in his certificate of candidacy that he was a natural-born Filipino citizen, a requirement for running for public office.
the rights, liberties, and immunities of free and natural-born subjects, within the realm of England .
So, the natural-born innovator created a publication that does just that.
Odette, a director of more than 100 music videos and documentary shorts, is so evidently--and at times masterfully--in charge of the material that to say he is a natural-born film director would be stating the obvious.