Virtuoso - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌvɜːrtʃuˈoʊsoʊ|  American pronunciation of the word virtuoso
Brit.  |ˌvəːtʃʊˈəʊsəʊ|  British pronunciation of the word virtuoso

noun

- someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field (syn: ace, adept, champion, genius, hotshot, maven, mavin, sensation, star, superstar, whiz, whizz, wiz, wizard)
- a musician who is a consummate master of technique and artistry

adjective

- having or revealing supreme mastery or skill(syn: consummate, masterful, masterly)

Examples

He's a real virtuoso in the kitchen.

Word forms

noun
singular: virtuoso
plural: virtuosos or virtuosi
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