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Synonyms for sciolist

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dabbler, dilettante, sciolist(noun)

    an amateur who engages in an activity without serious intentions and who pretends to have knowledge

    sciolist, dabbler, dilettante, dabbling duck


  1. sciolist(noun)

    factotum, jack of all trades, handyman

  2. sciolist(noun)

    One who exhibits only superficial knowledge; a self-proclaimed expert with little real understanding.

    handyman, jack of all trades, factotum

Editors Contribution

  1. ultracrepidarian

    adjective: giving opinions beyond one's area of expertise. noun: one who gives opinions beyond one's area of expertise

    "ashley's ultracrepidarian attempts to offer instruction on kayaking were quite annoying, as he himself was a novice." "i'd rather not comment on that - i'm no ultracrepidarian"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sciolist(n.)

    smatterer, ignoramus, novice, greenhorn

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