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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field.

Usage examples (34)
  • SAFIRE: Well, language maven, and maven, of course, is a Yiddish word for connoisseur.
  • The word maven Luntz is a sharp character, but he's more interested in "message development" than in searching for truth.
  • Thank goodness I have my very own style maven aka my sister.
  • Anonymous said ... maven, that is a good point about children and families vs. institutions. for more
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