(--- Law) A public official who hears and decides cases brought in court.
A person who enjoys and has a discriminating taste for fine foods and beverages
Power assigned to another; authorization:
A person with refined taste, especially one who enjoys superb food and drink.
A physician whose practice is limited to a particular branch of medicine or surgery, especially one who is certified by a board of physicians:
A person with a high degree of skill in or knowledge of a certain subject.
A follower of Epicurus or his philosophy
Such a person whose profession is to write or broadcast such judgments of books, music, paintings, sculpture, plays, films, television, etc., as for a newspaper
In some transistors, the region or layer of semiconductor material, acting as an electrode, that receives the electric current from the base
A person who enjoys and has a discriminating taste for foods
A person displaying great technical skill in some fine art, esp. in the performance of music
(Informal) An expert or connoisseur, often, specif., a self-proclaimed one
(Slang) A person who professes great interest in culture and the arts
A piece of soft material, such as velvet or leather, often mounted on a block and used for polishing.
An ignorant and stupid person
A person highly sensitive to art and beauty
One who dabbles in an art or a field of knowledge.
One that determines or strongly influences current trends or styles, as in fashion or the arts.
- Dilettante originally referred to one who appreciates art as distinguished from one who creates it, but is now chiefly used disparagingly of one who dabbles superficially in the arts
- Aesthete , although applied to one highly sensitive to art and beauty, is often used derogatorily to connote effeteness or decadence
- A connoisseur is one who has expert knowledge or a keen discrimination in matters of art and, by extension, in any matters of taste a connoisseur of fine foods
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