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Expert vs. Sophomoric

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Expertadjective

Extraordinarily capable or knowledgeable.

‘I am expert at making a simple situation complex.’; ‘My cousin is an expert pianist.’;

Sophomoricadjective

of, relating to, or characteristic of a sophomore

Expertadjective

Characteristic of an expert.

‘This problem requires expert knowledge.’;

Sophomoricadjective

conceited and overconfident of knowledge but poorly informed and immature

Expertnoun

A person with extensive knowledge or ability in a given subject.

‘We called in several experts on the subject, but they couldn't reach an agreement.’;

Sophomoricadjective

pretentious; inflated in style or manner

‘sophomoric affectation’;

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Expertnoun

(chess) A player ranking just below master.

Sophomoricadjective

Of or pertaining to a sophomore; resembling a sophomore; hence, pretentious; inflated in style or manner; as, sophomoric affectation.

Expertadjective

Taught by use, practice, or experience, experienced; having facility of operation or performance from practice; knowing and ready from much practice; clever; skillful; as, an expert surgeon; expert in chess or archery.

‘A valiant and most expert gentleman.’; ‘What practice, howsoe'er expertIn fitting aptest words to things . . . Hath power to give thee as thou wert?’;

Expertnoun

An expert or experienced person; one instructed by experience; one who has skill, experience, or extensive knowledge in his calling or in any special branch of learning.

Expertnoun

A specialist in a particular profession or department of science requiring for its mastery peculiar culture and erudition.

Expertnoun

A sworn appraiser.

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Expertverb

To experience.

‘Die would we daily, once it to expert.’;

Expertnoun

a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully

Expertadjective

having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude;

‘adept in handicrafts’; ‘an adept juggler’; ‘an expert job’; ‘a good mechanic’; ‘a practiced marksman’; ‘a proficient engineer’; ‘a lesser-known but no less skillful composer’; ‘the effect was achieved by skillful retouching’;

Expert

An expert is somebody who has a broad and deep competence in terms of knowledge, skill and experience through practice and education in a particular field. Informally, an expert is someone widely recognized as a reliable source of technique or skill whose faculty for judging or deciding rightly, justly, or wisely is accorded authority and status by peers or the public in a specific well-distinguished domain.

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