connoisseur connoisseur  /ˌkɑ nə ˈsɜr/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an expert able to appreciate a field; especially in the fine arts

Usage(s):

  1. The masses love it but the connoisseurs find the T 20 format of cricket, which gets over in 4 hours, obnoxious.
  2. The wine connoisseur whirled the wine in his mouth, grimaced and declared that the wine was fake.
  3. Kevin fancies himself as an art connoisseur but was hard put to make out the original from the fake painting.

News

  1. TheBeautyPlace.com Features How to Tame Curly Hair This Summer for the Product Connoisseur, the Hands on Chic and the ...

    TheBeautyPlace.com gives tips and advice on how to tame curly hair. Whether a Product Connoisseur, a Hands On Chic or a Minimalist, there are easy steps to take in order gain control over those vivacious locks. (PRWeb June 08, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10812658.htm
    on June 8, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Saturday To-Do: Brewer and Shipley

    BREWER AND SHIPLEY 5 p.m. Basin Spring Park, Eureka Springs. Free. To be real candid about it, my mom is not exactly the most hip musical connoisseur. Back in 1970 or so, about the time The Stooges were recording "Fun House" and Black Sabbath's "Paranoid" was just hitting the shelves, my mom was a sophomore in high school. She was definitely not listening to either of those records, but one day ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Arkansas Times

Quotes

  1. "He was elegant, a gentleman, smart and generous, a wonderful actor, a great cook - a true connoisseur of life," said Nicole Kidman, who starred in "The Interpreter. He guided me artistically and personally, not just as a director or producer...
    on May 27, 2008 By: Nicole Kidman Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "I was trying to relax him," Vermeil said, recalling the chat with Andersen. "You know what I told him? I said, 'You make this kick' - he's a wine connoisseur - 'and you've got one of my Bryant Family Vineyards.' They're impossible to get....
    on Nov 23, 2003 By: Dick Vermeil Source: USA Today

  3. Vijay further adds, "It's subtle, simple and yet it stands out, much like John." "And it's not only the actor who has gained from the association. As a bike-connoisseur, John's inputs on the design and technicalities of the bike have been...
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Vijay Singh Source: india-server.com

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