digerati

digerati di‧ge‧ra‧ti [ˌdɪdʒəˈrɑːti] noun [plural] informal JOURNALISM COMPUTING
people who understand computers well and who are confident about their skill in using them — compare computer-literate

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digerati UK US /ˌdɪdʒəˈrɑːti/ noun [plural] INFORMAL
IT, INTERNET people who understand computer technology and the internet and are able to use them confidently: »

The global digerati are a westernised elite, at home anywhere in the English-speaking world.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • digerati — noun plural Etymology: digital + erati (as in literati) Date: 1992 persons well versed in computer use and technology …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • digerati — /dij euh rah tee, ray /, n.pl. people skilled with or knowledgeable about computers. [1990 95; DIG(ITAL) + (LIT)ERATI] * * * …   Universalium

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