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"expert" in British English

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expertnoun [C]

uk   /ˈek.spɜːt/ us   /ˈek.spɝːt/
B1 a person with a high level of knowledge or skill relating to a particular subject or activity: a gardening/medical expert My mother is an expert at dress-making (= she does it very well).

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expertadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈek.spɜːt/ us   /ˈek.spɝːt/
B2 having or showing a lot of knowledge or skill: The centre provides expert advice for people with financial problems. What's your expert opinion? an expert fisherman

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expertly
adverb uk   /ˈek.spɜːt.li/ us   /ˈek.spɝːt.li/
He carved the meat expertly.
(Definition of expert from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"expert" in American English

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expertnoun [C]

us   /ˈek·spɜrt/
a person having a high level of knowledge or skill in a particular subject: He is the administration’s foreign-policy expert for eastern Europe.
expert
adjective [not gradable] us   /ˈek·spɜrt, ɪkˈspɜrt/
She’s an expert swimmer.
expertly
adverb [not gradable] us   /ˈek·spɜrt·li, ɪkˈspɜrt·li/
(Definition of expert from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"expert" in Business English

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expertnoun [C]

uk   /ˈekspɜːt/ us  
a person with a high level of knowledge or skill: an expert on sth The professor is an expert on the rights of tax-exempt organizations.an expert at sth We need someone who is an expert at display design.an expert in sth He is a leading expert in the field of waste management. a marketing/security/computer expert medical/legal/financial experts a world/industry/international expert a top/leading/acknowledged expert

expertadjective

uk   /ˈekspɜːt/ us  
having or showing a lot of knowledge or skill: expert advice/opinion We need expert advice, and that's why we've called you in. He had expert knowledge of commercial lending.be expert at doing sth Librarians are expert at finding information for you.
expertly
adverb
He chaired the meeting expertly.
(Definition of expert from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “expert”
in Korean 전문가…
in Arabic خَبير…
in Malaysian pakar…
in French expert…
in Russian специалист, эксперт…
in Chinese (Traditional) 專家, 內行, 行家…
in Italian esperto, -a…
in Turkish uzman, usta, bilir kişi…
in Polish ekspert, specjalist-a/ka…
in Spanish experto, -a, (de un) experto…
in Vietnamese về mặt chuyên môn…
in Portuguese perito, -a, especialista…
in Thai ซึ่งเชี่ยวชาญ…
in German erfahren, fachmännisch…
in Catalan expert, -a…
in Japanese 専門家…
in Chinese (Simplified) 专家, 内行, 行家…
in Indonesian ahli…
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