DISCOVER THE INFLUENCE OF PORTUGUESE ON ENGLISH VIA THIS QUIZ!
Origin of connoisseur
OTHER WORDS FROM connoisseurcon·nois·seur·ship, noun
Words nearby connoisseur
Example sentences from the Web for connoisseur
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.
Instead, Costume Institute curators seem more wedded to surface appearance than any connoisseur of Old Master oils could be.
As any connoisseur of good food knows, this kind of copying happens all the time.In ‘The Knockoff Economy,’ The Upside to Ripping Off Others’ Ideas|Kal Raustiala, Christopher Sprigman|September 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Sallust is ruthless and charming, a connoisseur of rare wines and rare women.The Novelist Who Spied: How Dennis Wheatley Helped Defeat the Nazis|Tina Rosenberg|August 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Like all instinctive gamblers, Trump is a connoisseur of the expert bluff.Trump Endorsed Romney Because It Was Like Calling to Like|Lee Siegel|February 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Swinging from a plastic highchair, I was a 2-year old connoisseur of the chicken liver.
A connoisseur (again on reference behind the curtains) was one of those wealthy men who could swallow anything.Bud|Neil Munro
Once on this point, the connoisseur will pronounce in favour of the expressive Adagio.The Violoncello and Its History|Wilhelm Joseph von Wasielewski
You are more of a connoisseur than I. I will leave it to your own valuation.Samuel Brohl & Company|Victor Cherbuliez
He becomes a connoisseur in female dress, and likes to discuss matters pertaining to the toilet of females.Religion and Lust|James Weir
It was some connoisseur he was nearly certain; Julia would not have sold it to another grower.The Good Comrade|Una L. Silberrad