connoisseur

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Synonyms for connoisseur

Synonyms for connoisseur

an expert able to appreciate a field

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Aronnax; and, though it does not come from Havannah, you will be pleased with it, if you are a connoisseur.
I shall sell it for many francs to a wealthy connoisseur.
He was a connoisseur, for he had said that the picture was a crackerjack.
You would only have made a better or worse portrait with a background which every connoisseur would give a different reason for or against.
Oh, the first favourable day I will tell you; but, whatever you do, let nobody help you, and don't confide your secret to any one in the world; do you see, a connoisseur by merely looking at the bulb would be able to distinguish its value; and so, my dearest Rosa, be careful in locking up the third sucker which remains to you.
Pickup and his pupils a complete monopoly of all the profit which could be extracted, in their line of business, from the feebly-buttoned pocket of the patron, and the inexhaustible credulity of the connoisseur.
Tollmidge, related, it is said, to the late well-known connoisseur, Lord Lydiard.
The house was just covered with ivy and there was a most delightful old garden--"and," added the Story Girl, with the joy of a connoisseur who has found a rare gem, "the sweetest little story connected with it.
The landscape is a genuine Corot, and, though a connoisseur might perhaps throw a doubt upon that Salvator Rosa, there cannot be the least question about the Bouguereau.
He wore expensive clothes; and was a connoisseur in starvation.
The dinner was as choice as the china, in which Stepan Arkadyevitch was a connoisseur.
I am quite charmed,' said the father rising, and walking slowly to and fro--stopping now and then to glance at himself in the mirror, or survey a picture through his glass, with the air of a connoisseur, 'that we have had this conversation, Ned, unpromising as it was.
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1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- International luxury lifestyle authority Robb Report, in collaboration with the global wealth-intelligence firm Wealth-X, today announces the "Robb 50" list of the world's most influential connoisseurs of art, automobiles, jewelry, watches, wine, spirits, sports memorabilia, and Thoroughbreds.
The short description for Macedonian wine for experts and wine lovers recommends to forget about Burgundy or Napa and visit "the tiny Balkan country of just two million people, which produces world-class quality wine since the days of Julius Caesar, but it's received recognition from connoisseurs only a couple "