guru Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"guru" in British English

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gurunoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈɡʊr.uː/
a ​religiousleader or ​teacher in the ​Hindu or ​Sikhreligion informal a ​personskilled in something who gives ​advice: a ​management guru a ​lifestyle guru
(Definition of guru from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"guru" in American English

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gurunoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡʊər·u, ˈɡu·ru/
an ​expert in a ​particularsubject who gives ​advice: I’ve ​become the ​computer guru in ​ourdepartment.
(Definition of guru from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"guru" in Business English

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gurunoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈɡuːruː/ informal MANAGEMENT
a ​personskilled in something who gives ​advice about it: an investment/​management guru a ​business/​advertising/​internet guru
(Definition of guru from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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