Sentence Examples


  • As a child he had been "a savant in petticoats"; as a boy he was a poet in breeches.
  • Da V., l'artiste et le savant (1st ed.
  • You are a freaking savant when it comes to that.
  • PUBLIUS NIGIDIUS FIGULUS (c. 98-45 B.C.), Roman savant, next to Varro the most learned Roman of the age.
  • In 1839, Dr Helfer, a German savant employed by the Indian government, having landed in the islands, was attacked and killed.
 

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