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Definition of the noun pundit
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noun - plural: pundits
- someone who has been admitted to membership in a scholarly field
Alternative definition of the noun pundit
- A learned Hindu, a scholar, especially having knowledge of Sanskrit, philosophy, religion and law.
- A scholar, teacher, master of an art, or learned person.
- A professed expert in a particular field, as called upon to provide comment or opinion in the media.
- Pundit is a fictional character from Flutter.
- Pundit is a fictional character from the 1998 film Primary Colors.
- Pundit is a fictional character from the 2012 film Blue-Eyed Butcher.
- Pundit is a fictional character from the 2012 film Superman vs. The Elite.
Pundit: The term pundit or pandit was used in the second half of the 19th century to denote indigenous surveyors who explored regions to the north of India for the British.
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Crime and Criminology (2014)
by Dr Asif Kamal
One real pundit is that Lombruso's hypothesis is biased against individuals saw as diverse ...
Researches and Missionary Labours among the Jews, Mohammedans, and other sects, by the Rev. Joseph Wolff, during his travels between the years 1831 and 1834, from Malta to Egypt, Constantinople, etc. [With a map.] (1835)
by Joseph WOLFF
Pundit is a Hindoo title of a learned man. 1' Those Philosophers of Europe, who believe that power of Philosophy is able to bring men to the saving knowledge of Christ, ought to travel among the Philosophers of Hindoostauu and Persia, they ...
Wrong Turn (2013)
America s Deadly Embrace of Counterinsurgency by Colonel Gian Gentile
More worrisome than the delusion of an individual American military press officer, general, or think-tank pundit is the monop- oly that counterinsurgency has over thinking about strategy and policy. In 2010, President Barack Obama sought ...
by Gavin Ambrose, Paul Harris
For example, performance car manufacturer Porsche makes a Boxster car and a betting pundit is a tipster. In this way, the neologism 'betster' sounds as though it is a real word. Having a unique word as a brand name has certain advantages, ...
by Pauline Alexander-Travis
A PUNDIT is an expert, while a TYRO is a novice. Since the two are antonyms, (D ) is not, therefore, the correct answer. MUNDANE is common, everyday; CELESTIAL refers to heavenly. Because MUNDANE is opposite from CELESTIAL, (E) ...
Prophets, Gurus, and Pundits (2014)
Rhetorical Styles and Public Engagement by Anna M. Young
The Pundit is the least fluid public ...
The GRE Test For Dummies (2012)
by Suzee Vlk, Michelle Rose Gilman, Veronica Saydak
A pundit is a learned person; a sage is an intelligent person. 25. A. Someone very, very thin is emaciated. Someone very, very happy is ecstatic. Choice B is backward. Solitary means reclusive, but reclusive (a recluse is a hermit) has the ...
by Grant Barrett
pundit n. (< Hindi pandit < Sanskrit pandita'a learned man.'] one who claims or is said to be a learned expert or teacher; a commentator. [1816 "QUIZ" Grand Master III 73 in OED: For English pundets condescend Th" observatory to ...
A Dictionary, Hindustani & English: accompanied by a reversed dictionary, English and Hindustani (1866)
By Duncan Forbes by Duncan Forbes
a waterfowl, the pundit, m. a learned Bifihman; adj. learned; an honorary title signifying doctor or philosopher. The pundits are the only men who understand the Sanskrit, the language in which the ancient writings of the ...
Volume 1: A - L; Volume 2: M - Z by Patrick Taylor, Frederick I. Case
Chanting the appropriate mantra, the pundit assists the bride's father and the groom in consecrating the peerha; Anga Sparsha: The fathers of both the bride and the groom take the paan leaves of money, rice, and flowers from the peerha, and ...
2,856 Words You Must Know by Mark Phillips
pundit (PUN-dit) n. A pundit is a person with great knowledge (of a particular subject), especially one whose opinion is sought or respected; an expert, an authority, etc. In 1988 political pundits predicted that the Reverend Jesse Jackson would ...
Encyclopaedia Britannica (1810)
Or a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Miscellaneous Litterature
who left three sons, the eldest of whom, Balajee Pundit, sometimes called Nanah Pundit, succeeded him. The two others ...
Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)
by Nila Gott
pheasant _ MONAL philosopher _ YOGI pillar _ LAT pipe _ HOOKAH prime minister _ NEHRU prince _ RAJ A, RANA, RAJ AH princess _ RANI, BEGUM, RANEE rat _ BANDICOOT rope dancer _ NAT sage _ PUNDIT servant _ AMAH sheep ...
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Scrabble value of P3U1N1D2I1T1
The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine