A very wise person; esp., an elderly man, widely respected for his wisdom, experience, and judgment
A person holding an office of authority among the Freemasons, especially the presiding officer; also, a person holding a similar office in other civic societies.
A specialist in a particular branch of learning, esp. in the humanities
An individual of recognized knowledge in a particular topic, typically confirmed by academic standing and publications, who is called upon by one of the parties to testify in court as to his or her opinion of the underlying facts. Also referred to as expert witness.
The definition of a pundit is someone who is an expert or authority in a specific field.
Method or manner of doing; way:
One who has been introduced to or has attained some knowledge in a particular field.
A student of or specialist in philosophy.
Power assigned to another; authorization:
someone who has been admitted to membership in a scholarly field
Find another word for savant. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for savant, like: sage, intellectual, master, scholar, expert, genius, wise-man, pundit, wise, initiate and clairvoyant.