Culturist
Culturist Cul"tur*ist, n. 1. A cultivator. [1913 Webster]

2. One who is an advocate of culture. [1913 Webster]

The culturists, by which term I mean not those who esteem culture (as what intelligent man does not?) but those its exclusive advocates who recommend it as the panacea for all the ills of humanity, for its effects in cultivating the whole man. --J. C. Shairp [1913 Webster] ||


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • culturist — [kul′chər ist] n. 1. a person engaged in the culture of plants or animals 2. one who advocates, or is devoted to, general cultural advancement …   English World dictionary

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  • culturist — /kul cheuhr ist/, n. 1. a cultivator. 2. an advocate or devotee of culture. [1820 30; CULTURE + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • culturist — n. cultivator; adherent of culture …   English contemporary dictionary

  • culturist — cul·tur·ist …   English syllables

  • culturist — /ˈkʌltʃərəst/ (say kulchuhruhst) noun 1. a cultivator. 2. an advocate or devotee of culture …   Australian English dictionary

  • culturist — ˈkəlch(ə)rə̇st noun ( s) 1. : one engaged in a culture 2. : an advocate of culture or of a particular method of cultivating mind or body 3. : one that breeds or raises animals especially of kinds not usually regarded as domesticated (as fishes or …   Useful english dictionary

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