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virtuoso
(n)
vur-tyoo-OH-zo
Meaning

highly skilled artist

1st Sample Sentence

He was already a sitar virtuoso by the age of ten.

Root

virtus (manliness, excellence, potency, efficacy) (Latin)

Antonyms

dilettante

Mnemonics

One who has many "virtues" is called a virtuoso. virtuoso = Picasso who is a SKILLED artist this is the only barron's word that ends with OSO (OM SHANTI OM). To produce such a great movie "OSO" Farah Khan must have required lots of HIGHLY SKILLED ARTISTS=VIRTUOSO (having lots of VIRTUes)

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