Definition of 'virtuoso'
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There followed a virtuoso display of declarer play. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Lead vocals and virtuoso guitar riffs are not for him. Times, Sunday Times (2006)These virtuoso displays are becoming something of a regular occurrence. Times, Sunday Times (2015)And he put on a virtuoso display of leaping. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There have not been many virtuoso performances since. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It was a virtuoso performance by a virtuoso artist. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It really is a virtuoso performance from a master at the top of his craft. Christianity Today (2000)His virtuoso performance in the semifinals had suggested the maestro would leave the sport with one last majestic imprint. Times, Sunday Times (2008)His contemporaries put him in the same league as a virtuoso pianist, too. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The American guitar virtuoso should make these arenas rock. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Whether you like fur or not, this was a virtuoso display of craftsmanship and imagination. Times, Sunday Times (2015)So far there has not been a virtuoso performance from England to parry the criticism. Times, Sunday Times (2006)All in all, it was a virtuoso performance. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)I come from that era when virtuoso playing was what it was all about. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He always held the audience captive, as much by his hilarious anecdotes as by his virtuoso musical powers. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Despite no musical training, he displayed a natural aptitude and swiftly became a virtuoso in jazz and blues styles. Times, Sunday Times (2012)For a man with such a stocky build, he grips his club like a virtuoso violinist might handle a bow. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The final set was a virtuoso display of spin and slice, of movement and controlled intensity mixed with enormous mental and physical fitness. The Sun (2009)His big emotional meltdown comes off as a virtuoso acting display, but there's no connection here. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But basing a film on a giant flea who turns out to be a guitar virtuoso is pushing the boundaries of CGI charm. The Sun (2012)
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Translations for 'virtuoso'
British English: virtuoso NOUN
A virtuoso is someone who is extremely good at something, especially at playing a musical instrument.
...one of the nation's leading violin virtuosos.
British English: virtuoso ADJECTIVE
A virtuoso performance or display shows great skill.
The game was a triumph; the team gave a virtuoso performance.
Definition of virtuoso from the Collins English Dictionary
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