-ist definition

  • suffix:
    • the one that does a specified action: lobbyist.
    • One that creates, tends to make, operates, plays, or perhaps is related to a specified thing: novelist.
    • an expert in a specified art, research, or skill: biologist.
    • An adherent or recommend of a specified doctrine, principle, or doctrine: anarchist.
    • One that is described as a specified trait or high quality: romanticist.
    • put into words to form nouns denoting:
  • others:
    • A noun suffix denoting an agent, or doer, one who techniques, a believer in

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