from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A cultivated, highly intelligent person.
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- n. A very witty or clever person.
French : bel, fine + esprit, mind.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French bel esprit. (Wiktionary)
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