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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: A wise old man.
From Nestor, king of Pylos, who was the oldest and wisest of the Greeks and served as a counselor in the Trojan War. Earliest documented use: around 1510.
"Roland Shaw was not only an oil man; he was the Nestor of the oil business, there when the first donkey nodded."
Bruce Anderson; The Long-Life Cocktail; The Spectator (London, UK); Nov 19, 2011.
See more usage examples of nestor in Vocabulary.com's dictionary.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:That sorrow which is the harbinger of joy is preferable to the joy which is followed by sorrow. -Saadi, poet (c.1213-1291) [Gulistan]
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