expert

I
(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. & adj. See skill.
II
(Roget's IV) modif.
Syn. skillful, practiced, proficient; see able 2 .
n.
Syn. authority, master, professional connoisseur; see specialist .
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus)
I
n.
authority, specialist, professional, master, virtuoso, connoisseur, scholar, whiz, veteran, *crackerjack, journeyman, guru, *shark, *old hand, *know-it-all, maven. ''A man who has made all the mistakes which can be made in a very narrow field.''—Niels Bohr. ''The one who predicts the job will take the longest and cost the most.''—Arthur Bloch.
ANT.: amateur, beginner, layman, apprentice
II
a.
experienced, knowledgeable, *crack, proficient, masterful, schooled, practiced, virtuoso, dexterous, skilled, *whiz-bang, *ace.
ANT.: inexperienced, unschooled, lay
IV
(Roget's Thesaurus II) I noun A person with a high degree of knowledge or skill in a particular field: ace, adept, authority, dab hand, master, past master, professional, proficient, wizard. Informal: whiz. Slang: cracker jack. Chiefly British: dab2. See ABILITY. II adjective Having or demonstrating a high degree of knowledge or skill: adept, crack, master, masterful, masterly, professional, proficient, skilled, skillful. Slang: cracker jack. See ABILITY.

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  • Expert — person assigned by an accreditation body to provide specific knowledge or expertise with respect to the scope of accreditation to be assessed (p. 3.12 ISO/IEC 17011:2004). Источник …   Словарь-справочник терминов нормативно-технической документации

  • expert — ex·pert n: a person with special or superior skill or knowledge in a particular area see also expert witness at witness Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • EXPERT (R.-H.) — EXPERT ROGER HENRI (1882 1955) Issu d’une dynastie de vignerons aisés du Bordelais, Roger Henri Expert fit ses études secondaires au collège Saint Elme fondé par les Dominicains à Arcachon, s’inscrivit ensuite à l’école des Beaux Arts de Bordeaux …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • expert — expert, perte (èk spêr, spèr t ) adj. 1°   Qui a, par l expérience, acquis une grande habileté dans un métier, dans quelque chose. •   De ses mains à vaincre expertes Étouffant le serpent trompeur, RÉGNIER Hymne.. •   Elle est experte au fait… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • expert — adj *proficient, adept, skilled, skillful, masterly Analogous words: practiced, drilled (see PRACTICE vb): trained, schooled (see TEACH): *dexterous, deft, adroit Antonyms: amateurish Contrasted words: inept, maladroit, *awkward, clumsy expert …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Expert — Ex*pert ([e^]ks*p[ e]rt ), a. [F. expert, L. expertus, p. p. of experiri to try. See {Experience}.] Taught by use, practice, or experience, experienced; having facility of operation or performance from practice; knowing and ready from much… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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