great minds

great minds
experts, very intelligent people

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Great minds (think alike). — Great minds (think alike). humorous something that you say when someone else has the same idea as you or makes the same suggestion. Why don t we take a walk before dinner? I was just going to say the same thing. Ah, great minds think alike …   New idioms dictionary

  • great minds think alike — If two people have the same thought at the same time, one of them might say Great minds think alike …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • great minds think alike — humorous phrase used for saying that you are both very clever when you and another person have the same idea Thesaurus: ways of agreeing with someonesynonym Main entry: mind * * * great ˌminds think aˈlike idiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • great minds think alike — Used ironically. Both verb and noun have changed in the course of this proverb’s history, the earliest instance of the present form thus far discovered being quot. 1898. Jump used absolutely in the sense of ‘agree completely’ or ‘coincide’ is now …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • Great Minds think Alike — intelligent people think in a similar way, GMTA (on the Internet) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • great minds think alike — humorous used for saying that you are both very clever when you and another person have the same idea …   English dictionary

  • great — great1 W1S1 [greıt] adj comparative greater superlative greatest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(large)¦ 2¦(excellent)¦ 3¦(important)¦ 4¦(generous)¦ 5¦(extremely skilful)¦ 6¦(big)¦ 7¦(doing something a lot)¦ 8 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • great — see a great book is a great evil great minds think alike great oaks from little acorns grow death is the great leveller little strokes fell great oaks little thieves are hanged, but great ones escape …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • Great Books of the Western World — is a series of books originally published in the United States in 1952 by Encyclopædia Britannica Inc. to present the western canon in a single package of 54 volumes. The series is now in its second edition and contains 60 volumes. The list of… …   Wikipedia

  • Great Books — refers to a curriculum and a book list. Mortimer Adler lists three criteria for including a book on the list:* the book has contemporary significance; that is, it has relevance to the problems and issues of our times; * the book is inexhaustible; …   Wikipedia

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