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connoisseur
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

5 uses
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Definition
an expert who appreciates the fine points of one of the arts — especially fine cuisine
  • A glance at the walls of his salon proved to Franz and Albert that he was a connoisseur of pictures.
    Chapters 35-36 (73% in)
  • He went down to the stables, not without some slight annoyance, when he remembered that the Count of Monte Cristo had laid his hands on a "turnout" which sent his bays down to second place in the opinion of connoisseurs.
    Chapters 41-42 (75% in)
  • "No, excellency, no," returned the steward, with a sort of nervous trembling, which Monte Cristo, a connoisseur in all emotions, rightly attributed to great disquietude.
    Chapters 41-42 (96% in)
  • Come, M. Debray, you are a connoisseur, I believe, let me have your opinion upon them.
    Chapters 47-48 (15% in)
  • As regarded her attainments, the only fault to be found with them was the same that a fastidious connoisseur might have found with her beauty, that they were somewhat too erudite and masculine for so young a person.
    Chapters 53-54 (15% in)

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