in the fictional universe of the Star Wars franchise: a member of an order of heroic, skilled warrior monks who are able to harness the mystical power of the Force. Also in extended and allusive use; esp. someone (humorously) credited with great skill or preternatural powers. Also more fully Jedi knight, Jedi master
This is the story of Mace Windy…as related to us by C.J. Thorpe, padawaan learner to the famed Jedi.
Most [hackers], we're assured, are good Jedi knights.
It took a real Jedi…to see that working alongside the music giants was a way to steal the lead in an important new market without getting crushed.
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