the cognoscenti


: the people who know a lot about something
the jazz cognoscenti
the cognoscenti of the art world

Examples of the cognoscenti in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web There are better things to be suspicious about in 2023 than Bryan, then — and not many to be more excited about than the idea of music this twisty and true-feeling resonating with a mass audience first, and the cognoscenti later. Chris Willman, Variety, 30 Aug. 2023

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“The cognoscenti.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.

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