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Curioso

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Curioso A virtuoso.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n curioso A person curious in art; a virtuoso.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Curioso a collector or admirer of curios
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
It. See Curious

Usage

In literature:

The "greatest curioso" of his time relieved his toils by music.
"The Life and Times of John Wilkins" by Patrick A. Wright-Henderson
They are also called Surprises, or Japanese Curiosos.
"Harper's Young People, June 29, 1880" by Various
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