meister

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noun meis·ter \ˈmīs-tər\

Definition of meister

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

Examples of meister in a Sentence

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

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Origin and Etymology 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


MEISTER Defined for English Language Learners

meister

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Definition of meister for English Language Learners

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



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