Origin of connoisseur
OTHER WORDS FROM connoisseurcon·nois·seur·ship, noun
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How to use connoisseur in a sentence
When it comes to food, I am adventurous in my tastes, but I am a wuss about heat — a connoisseur of blandness.
The sting of the honeybee has been used as a reference point by sting pain connoisseur, Justin Schmidt.We Crush, Poison, and Destroy Insects at Our Own Peril - Issue 95: Escape|John Hainze|January 20, 2021|Nautilus
Looking for last minute gifts for someone with a particular hobby is one thing, but buying a gift for a gamer is another matter entirely, especially if they’re a connoisseur in the field.The Perfect Last-Minute Gifts for the Gamers in Your Life|Patrick Lucas Austin|December 11, 2020|Time
This is down to the long-standing desire of conifer connoisseurs to discover branch mutations and from them propagate slow-growing versions known as dwarf conifers.Winter wonders: Conifers revive the sleeping garden. But remember, less is more.|Adrian Higgins|December 2, 2020|Washington Post
Many home cooks believe all oatmeal tastes mostly the same, but it’s a point of pride for a porridge connoisseur to rise above this stereotype to make a truly distinguished bowl of oats.
Alcatraz had its birdman, and Greenhaven had one too; a real connoisseur.Tales of a Jailhouse Gourmet: How I learned to Cook in Prison|Daniel Genis|June 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Recently I had dinner with a friend who is affluent, educated, and a noted wine connoisseur.The Smartest Book About Our Digital Age Was Published in 1929|Ted Gioia|January 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My agent [Andrew Wylie] suggested calling the book “The Instant Connoisseur.”
Before his days as a cat meme connoisseur he was in a band The Lashes, which had record deals with Columbia and Lookout!
Instead, Costume Institute curators seem more wedded to surface appearance than any connoisseur of Old Master oils could be.
Ben Jonson loved the 'durne weed,' and describes its every accident with the gusto of a connoisseur.
They are all, however, marked by the stamp of genius, and give but little trouble to a well informed connoisseur.Violins and Violin Makers|Joseph Pearce
I do not suppose that a connoisseur would call her beautiful, but she suggested health—health of body, of mind, of soul.The Everlasting Arms|Joseph Hocking
Mr. Spackles regarded Grandmother Penny and nodded with the air of a connoisseur.Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland
Mr. Flick Wilder, the well-known art connoisseur, collects such things.The Woman Gives|Owen Johnson