Heel Women's Mee Knee High Shoes Boots Black Heel Chic Zip Block wYRUY Heel Women's Mee Knee High Shoes Boots Black Heel Chic Zip Block wYRUY Heel Women's Mee Knee High Shoes Boots Black Heel Chic Zip Block wYRUY Heel Women's Mee Knee High Shoes Boots Black Heel Chic Zip Block wYRUY Heel Women's Mee Knee High Shoes Boots Black Heel Chic Zip Block wYRUY Heel Women's Mee Knee High Shoes Boots Black Heel Chic Zip Block wYRUY

V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary

Custom Search
Heel Zip High Women's Heel Shoes Knee Boots Chic Block Black Mee
Sort by:
Relevance
Relevance
Date
Wide Waist Leg Casual High Women Dooxi Trousers Blue Fashion Dark Jeans Denim Bootcut Hfx8xZO

dilettante

noun

Definition: a person who is interested in an art or field of knowledge but has only a superficial understanding of it, but pretends that his or her knowledge is extensive

Synonyms: dabbler, amateur, novice

Antonyms: professional, expert

Tips: Dilettante comes from the Italian word dilettare, "to delight." Its connotation is that someone enjoys doing something, but does not take it seriously enough to become a professional at it. Most often used in relation to the arts and often is used as a critical way of describing someone who simply dabbles in the arts and lacks the discipline to perfect their skill.

Usage Examples:

Richard loves all the arts, but he doesn't know much about any of them; he is a dilettante in sculpture, painting, and music. (dabbler)

You know you're a dilettante if you can say two sentences in more than five foreign languages. (dabbler)

I love to paint, and though I'm just a dilettante at the moment, I hope to become more serious about it in the future and hopefully turn it into a career. (amateur, novice)

He always professed to be knowledgeable about various artists, but when we visited some art galleries together, I realized he was just a dilettante. (dabbler, novice)


Want to Learn More Words Like dilettante?
Discover How You Can Improve Your
Vocabulary 10 to 100 Times Faster with
the Power Vocabulary Builder

Dear Friend,

The definition and lessons for the word dilettanteDenim Women Lace Leggings Pants Skinny Lightblue Jeans Trousers Patchwork Hot pUOpwq6 were made available by the Power Vocabulary Builder.

Chic Knee Boots Women's Heel High Mee Heel Shoes Zip Block Black The Power Vocabulary Builder will help you develop a fuller, richer vocabulary 10 to 100 times faster than any other program available.

Visit the the Power Vocabulary Builder site right now to discover how you can get full access to this breakthrough program today!

Slip Belt Size Ladies Mid Brown Trim Toe Biker Ankle Calf 5 Shoes Round 3 Flat Buckle 6 Low autumn Womens wind Wedge Boots Non THnAq40x
FREE E-mail Course!

Mee Knee High Women's Boots Shoes Heel Block Black Heel Chic Zip Drop your details in the boxes below to receive a FREE vocabulary course:

Shoes Black Zip Block Heel Heel Knee Boots Chic High Women's Mee Block Heel Black Zip Women's Heel Knee Shoes Mee High Boots Chic

Shoes Mee High Heel Zip Knee Heel Boots Block Black Chic Women's