expert(redirected from cognoscenti)
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expertadjective able, accomplished, acquainted, adept, adroit, all-knowing, apt, artful, callidus, capable, clever, cognizant, competent, conversant, deft, dexterous, effective, efficient, encyclopedic, experienced, facile, handy, ingenious, knowing, knowledgeable, learned, masterful, masterly, omniscient, practiced, prepared, proficient, qualified, sciens, seasoned, skilled, skillful, trained, tried, versed, veteran, well-qualified, wise
Associated concepts: expert evidence, expert opinion, exxert witness, handwriting expert
expertnoun authority, connoisseur, experienced hand, experienced person, experienced personnel, genius, knowing person, man of erudition, man of learning, master, master hand, mastermind, paragon, practiced hand, professional, proficient person, qualified person, sage, savant, scholar, skilled hand, skilled practitioner, specialist, specializer, specially trained person, strategist, technician, trained person, trained personnel, veteran, virtuoso
Associated concepts: expert testimony, expert witness
See also: capable, cognizant, competent, deft, efficient, familiar, informed, learned, mastermind, practiced, professional, proficient, qualified, specialist, subtle, veteran