What does Specialist mean?

Definitions for Specialistˈspɛʃ ə lɪst

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Specialist.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. specialist, specializer, specialiser(noun)

    an expert who is devoted to one occupation or branch of learning

  2. specialist, medical specialist(noun)

    practices one branch of medicine


  1. specialist(Noun)

    Someone who is an expert in, or devoted to, some specific branch of study or research.

  2. specialist(Noun)

    A physician whose practice is limited to a particular branch of medicine or surgery.

  3. specialist(Noun)

    Any of several non-commissioned ranks corresponding to that of corporal.

  4. specialist(Adjective)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Specialist(noun)

    one who devotes himself to some specialty; as, a medical specialist, one who devotes himself to diseases of particular parts of the body, as the eye, the ear, the nerves, etc

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. specialist

    1. One who limits himself to his chosen mode of ignorance, and gets further into a bog than the man ahead of him. 2. A kind of hypnotic trance wherein a person by centering his gaze on a given object renders the object smaller in proportion as his illusion grows.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Specialist' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2746

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Specialist' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4096

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Specialist' in Nouns Frequency: #915


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Specialist in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Specialist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Daniel Hawcutt:

    Undertaking Phase 1 studies is highly specialist work.

  2. George Bernard Shaw:

    No man can be a pure specialist without being in the strict sense an idiot.

  3. Carsten Schaeffer:

    We connect to 400 airlines. We're a specialist. Is an airline? I have my doubts.

  4. Endre Balogh:

    The man we call a specialist today was formerly called a man with a one-track mind.

  5. Marshall McLuhan:

    The specialist is one who never makes small mistakes while moving toward the grand fallacy.

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