Definition of Specialist:
Possessing or involving detailed knowledge or study of a restricted topic.
A person who concentrates primarily on a particular subject or activity; a person highly skilled in a specific and restricted field.
A member of an exchange who facilitates trading in a security by conducting an open outcry auction at a trading post on the floor of an exchange, posting bid and ask prices, and matching up buyers and sellers. If a shortage of either buyers or sellers develops, the specialist is also obligated to make a market in the security by buying or selling shares from his or her own inventory. See Market Maker.
Synonyms of Specialist
Expert, Authority, Pundit, Professional, Consultant, Connoisseur, Fancier, Master, Maestro, Adept, Virtuoso, Old hand, Skilled person, Wall Streeter, Adept, Aficionado, Amateur, Anesthesiologist, Artist, Artiste, Authoritative, Authority, Bond crowd, Broker, Buff, Cardiologist, Chiropodist, Confined, Connoisseur, Critic, Curb broker, Dealer, Dermatologist, Dilettante, Expert, Eye doctor, Eye-ear-nose-throat specialist, Fan, Feature, Featured, Floor broker, Floor trader, Floorman, Freak, Geriatrician, Gerontologist, Gynecologist, Immunologist, Internist, Jobber, Knowledgeable, Limited, Maestro, Master, Neurologist, Nut, Obstetrician, Oculist, Odd-lot dealer, Ophthalmologist, Orthopedist, Otolaryngologist, Otologist, Pathologist, Pediatrician, Pediatrist, Pit man, Podiatrist, Professional, Psychiatrist, Pundit, Radiologist, Registered representative, Restricted, Savant, Scholar, Serologist, Sharebroker, Skin man, Specialistic, Specialized, Stock dealer, Stock-exchange broker, Stockbroker, Stockjobber, Technical, Technical expert, Technician, Two-dollar broker
How to use Specialist in a sentence?
- He is a specialist in psychometric testing.
- The project may involve people with specialist knowledge.
Meaning of Specialist & Specialist Definition