Translation of linguist in Spanish:
- 1 (language speaker) she's quite a linguist(learns languages easily) tiene facilidad para los idiomas(knows several languages) habla bien varios idiomasExample sentences
- He was also an accomplished linguist speaking nine foreign languages including Chinese and Tibetan.
- He was a formidable linguist, speaking 25 languages and many more dialects.
- A skilled linguist, Marianne used her new-found freedom to become an interpreter for the British Army.
- 2 (expert in linguistics)Example sentences
- Descriptive linguists try to lay out a statement of what the conditions are for particular languages.
- He is, after all, a distinguished professor at MIT and the most renowned linguist of the 20th century.
- Languages are becoming extinct, and many have never been studied by linguists.
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