Definition of Guru

1. Noun. A Hindu or Buddhist religious leader and spiritual teacher.

Category relationships: Hindooism, Hinduism, Buddhism
Generic synonyms: Religious Leader



2. Noun. Each of the first ten leaders of the Sikh religion.
Category relationships: Sikhism
Generic synonyms: Religious Leader

3. Noun. A recognized leader in some field or of some movement. "A guru of genomics"
Generic synonyms: Leader

Definition of Guru

1. Noun. A Hindu or Sikh spiritual teacher. (defdate from 17th c.) ¹

2. Noun. (sometimes humorous) An influential advisor or mentor. (defdate from 20th c.) ¹

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Definition of Guru

1. a Hindu spiritual teacher [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Guru

gurrah
gurrahs
gurrier
gurriers
gurries
gurrnki
gurrnkis
gurry
gurs
gursh
gurshes
gurt
gurts
guru (current term)
gurudom
gurudoms
guruism
guruisms
guruji
gurujis
gurulike
gurus
guruship
guruships
gus
gusan
gusans
gush

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