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meister

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noun meis·ter \ˈmīs-tər\

Simple Definition of meister

  • : someone who knows a lot about something : someone who is an expert in something

Full Definition of meister

  1. :  one who is knowledgeable about something specified —often used in combination <puzzle-meister>

Examples of meister

  1. <asked the office's wine meister to recommend a good bottle for a dinner party that she was hosting>



Origin of meister

Yiddish mayster & German Meister master, from Middle High German meister, from Old High German meistar, from Latin magister — more at master


First Known Use: 1979

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