Synonyms of guru in English:

guru


See definition of guru

noun

1‘his guru instructed him to set off on a pilgrimage’

SYNONYMS
spiritual teacher, teacher, tutor, sage, counsellor, mentor, guiding light, spiritual leader, leader, master
Indian acharya, pandit
swami, maharishi
roshi
rabbi, rav, rebbe
ANTONYMS

disciple

2‘a natural childbirth guru’

SYNONYMS
expert, authority, leading light, professional, master, pundit
informal buff, whizz, boffin
ANTONYMS

amateur