Examples from the Web for generalist
Finally if there is anything left over we can explore the possibility of outsourcing the task to a specialist or generalist.
You could be a generalist—a poet/mollusk scientist/seafarer/surgeon.
Woe to the specialist who is not a pretty fair generalist, and woe to the generalist who is not also a bit of a specialist.The Note-Books of Samuel Butler|Samuel Butler
He can do more for you and knows more of your case in five minutes' observation than the generalist would in three months.
What we have said about the specialist we could repeat by taking the opposite of the question for the generalist.
When this nation of ours was born nearly every one was a generalist.
Pleasure and recreation are the only things in which an individual should be a generalist.
British Dictionary definitions for generalist
- a person who is knowledgeable in many fields of study
- (as modifier)a generalist profession