Bilinguist
Bilinguist \Bi*lin"guist\, n. One versed in two languages. [1913 Webster]

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  • bilinguist — noun One who speaks two languages …   Wiktionary

  • bilinguist — bīlingˈuist noun • • • Main Entry: ↑bilingual …   Useful english dictionary

  • linguist — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. polyglot, philologist, etymologist. See speech. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Student of language] Syn. etymologist, philologist, philologer, structuralist, structural linguist, usagist, transformationalist …   English dictionary for students

  • linguist — n 1. polyglot, bilinguist, bilingual, multilingual; interpreter, translator; one with an ear for languages, one with sprachgefllhl. 2. semanticist, semasiologicist, lexicologist, Archaic. glossologist, Brit. philologist, Brit. philologer, Rare.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • polyglot — adj 1. multilingual, learned in languages, bilingual, diglot, diglottic. n 2. linguist, multilinguist, bilinguist, person of many tongues …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • bi|lin´gual|ly — bi|lin|gual «by LIHNG gwuhl», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. able to speak another language as well or almost as well as one s own; knowing two languages. 2. containing or written in two languages: »a bilingual dictionary. 3. using or involving two… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bi|lin|gual — «by LIHNG gwuhl», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. able to speak another language as well or almost as well as one s own; knowing two languages. 2. containing or written in two languages: »a bilingual dictionary. 3. using or involving two languages:… …   Useful english dictionary

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