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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A person having or claiming expert knowledge in one or more realms of the fine arts or of fashion.

Usage examples (33)
  • All participants are cognoscente of this fundamental market analytic of "reversion to the mean."
  • PESCA: Yeah, baseball cognoscente knows that the Tampa Bay Rays are a really interesting and really good team.
  • I started to move there years ago and could, today, have been enjoying my gelato and crepes among the cognoscente.
  • On Roman habits and pastimes and the gullibility of the English cognoscente he speaks with more spice of authority. for more
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