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See definition of doyen on Dictionary.com
  • as inbellwether
  • as indean
  • as inexpert
  • as ingolden ager
  • as inleader
  • as inmaster
  • as inoldster
  • as insenior

synonyms for doyen

  • forerunner
  • guide
  • lead
  • sheep
  • administrator
  • legislator
  • principal
  • professor
  • senior
  • authority
  • dignitary
  • ecclesiastic
  • guide
  • lead
  • pilot
  • President
  • tack
  • artist
  • authority
  • professional
  • ace
  • adept
  • artiste
  • buff
  • connoisseur
  • graduate
  • guru
  • phenomenon
  • pro
  • shark
  • virtuoso
  • whiz
  • wizard
  • hot shot
  • old hand
  • old pro
  • war-horse
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How to use doyen in a sentence

The WPP owned GroupM, the largest media buying agency, produces forecasts are often seen as a doyen for the rest of the industry.
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From dropping out of school at the age of 15 to becoming the doyen of data science at the University of California, Berkeley, Chayes has had quite the career path.
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It is therefore the doyen par excellence, and its rules and orders as carried out in its early days are original and entertaining.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
The senior member or doyen of a society is often called the father.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 2VARIOUS
François Verbeek became master workman in 1531, and finally doyen of the craft.
VANISHED TOWERS AND CHIMES OF FLANDERSGEORGE WHARTON EDWARDS
There were many duties that fell to the village elder (doyen), especially in troubled times.
JOAN OF ARCLUCY FOSTER MADISON
And he held out the fish and Kenneth found himself face to face with the Doyen Carp.
THE MAGIC WORLDEDITH NESBIT
My good fortune now brought me under the chieftaincy of Sir Frederick Treves, the doyen of teachers.
A LABRADOR DOCTORWILFRED THOMASON GRENFELL
At the head of them I must place Doyen, the historical painter, my father's most intimate and my first friend.
THE MEMOIRS OF MADAME VIGE LEBRUNMARIE LOUISE ELISABETH VIGE-LEBRUN
Doyen came to see us sometimes, and as he had been my father's best friend his visits were a great consolation.
THE MEMOIRS OF MADAME VIGE LEBRUNMARIE LOUISE ELISABETH VIGE-LEBRUN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DOYEN

  • doyen
  • forerunner
  • guide
  • lead
  • sheep
  • authority
  • bellwether
  • connoisseur
  • consultant
  • doyen
  • expert
  • force
  • guide
  • maven
  • mentor
  • power
  • specialist
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.