Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A cultivated, highly intelligent person.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A very witty or clever person.

Etymologies

French : bel, fine + esprit, mind.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French bel esprit. (Wiktionary)

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