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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Scholar, a person with great knowledge.

Usage examples (31)
  • Every time I talk to a savant I feel quite sure that happiness is no longer a possibility. Yet when I talk to my gardener, I'm convinced of the opposite.
  • To be sure, a 13 year old, no matter how savant, is not experienced in the ways of the world, and looks like a kid most likely.
  • On the other side of the savant was a lively talker,
  • As I and Elizabeth making our departures, Lord Sandwich did bid me join him tomorrow night to hear speak a savant of the Royal Society. for more
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