A practitioner of alternative medicine or folk medicine who does not have traditional medical credentials.
practices one branch of medicine
One who attends school or studies with a teacher; a student.
One who is ardently devoted to something; an enthusiast or advocate:
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.
an expert who is devoted to one occupation or branch of learning
The definition of a savant is a scholar or learned person.
Power assigned to another; authorization:
The definition of a connoisseur is a person who is an expert at something or who has informed and discriminating taste.
(Informal) An expert or connoisseur, often, specif., a self-proclaimed one
One whose occupation requires training in a specific technical process:
A person displaying great technical skill in some fine art, esp. in the performance of music
One lacking the skill of a professional, as in an art.
One who is just starting to learn or do something; a novice.
The definition of a consultant is an expert who is paid to offer his professional or technical advice.
Find another word for specialist. In this page you can discover 37 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for specialist, like: doctor, medical specialist, scholar, qualified, adept, devotee, master, veteran, ace, sage and specialiser.