Meaning of “guru” in the English Dictionary

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"guru" in American English

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gurunoun [ C ]

us /ˈɡʊər·u, ˈɡu·ru/

an expert in a particular subject who gives advice:

I’ve become the computer guru in our department.

(Definition of “guru” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"guru" in Business English

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gurunoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɡuːruː/ us informal MANAGEMENT

a person skilled in something who gives advice about it:

(Definition of “guru” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)