German translation of 'luminary'
Example Sentences Including 'luminary'
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For too many of our arts luminaries, that penny still has to drop.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The 700 arts luminaries included 30 dames and five times as many knights.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The idealistic writers who marched through the streets in 1989 are now luminaries of the literary establishment.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The opening of the Dairy will be packed with art world luminaries, and a few celebrities.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They were evidently well connected, utilising and discarding various Manchester luminaries.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The lunch was attended by 38 luminaries from various walks.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
London has always been a magnet for larger-than-life literary luminaries.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Pop star Moby did it last year, as have various internet luminaries.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
I wonder how many other academic luminaries were so recorded for posterity.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Used Occasionally. luminary is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: luminary NOUN
A luminary is an expert in a particular subject or activity.
I rarely get to meet such luminaries.
Translation of luminary from the Collins English to German Dictionary