savant
Pronunciation
  • (GA) IPA: /səˈvɑnt/
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈsæv.ənt/
Noun

savant (plural savants)

  1. A person of learning, especially one who is versed in literature or science.
  2. A person who is considered eminent because of their achievements.
  3. A person with significant mental disabilities who is very gifted in one area of activity, such as playing the piano or mental arithmetic.
    Synonyms: idiot savant
Translations Synonyms Related terms
  • pedia savant syndrome

Savant
Proper noun
  1. Surname



This text is extracted from the Wiktionary and it is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license | Terms and conditions | Privacy policy 0.007
Offline English dictionary