Synonyms of virtuoso in English:


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See UK English definition of virtuoso

See Spanish definition of artista


1‘the piano player is clearly a virtuoso of the first order’

genius, expert, master, master hand, artist, maestro, prodigy, marvel, adept, past master, specialist, skilled person, professional, doyen, authority, veteran
star, champion
informal hotshot, wizard, wiz, whizz, whizz-kid, alpha geek, ninja, buff, pro, ace, something else, something to shout about, something to write home about
British informal dab hand
North American informal maven, crackerjack
rare proficient

beginner, amateur, duffer


1‘a virtuoso violinist’

skilful, expert, accomplished, masterly, master, consummate, proficient, talented, gifted, adept, adroit, dexterous, deft, able, good, competent, capable, efficient, experienced, professional, polished, well versed, smart, clever, artful, impressive, outstanding, exceptional, exceptionally good, magnificent, supreme, first-rate, first-class, fine, brilliant, excellent, dazzling, bravura
informal superb, out of this world, stellar, mean, ace, crack, A1, genius
North American badass
vulgar slang shit-hot

inexpert, incompetent