- the highest rating in rifle marksmanship, above that of marksman and sharpshooter.
- a person who has achieved such a rating.
verb (used with object)
Origin of expert
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It should not tolerate domination by the unexpert outsider, whatever may be his repute in other spheres.National Being|(A.E.)George William Russell
British Dictionary definitions for unexpert
Word Origin for expert
Word Origin and History for unexpert
late 14c., from Old French expert and directly from Latin expertus, past participle of experiri "to try, test" (see experience). The noun sense of "person wise through experience" existed 15c., reappeared 1825. Related: Expertly.