Discourser
Discourser Dis*cours"er, n. 1. One who discourse; a narrator; a speaker; an haranguer. [1913 Webster]

In his conversation he was the most clear discourser. --Milward. [1913 Webster]

2. The writer of a treatise or dissertation. [1913 Webster]

Philologers and critical discoursers. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]


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  • discourser —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ə(r), ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun ( s) : one that discourses Switzerland s brilliant Protestant discourser on religious and ethical problems Time …   Useful english dictionary

  • discourser — noun see discourse II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • discourser — See discourse. * * * …   Universalium

  • discourser — Synonyms and related words: Boanerges, author, chalk talker, collocutor, colloquialist, conversational partner, conversationalist, converser, descanter, dialogist, disquisitor, essayist, expositor, expounder, homilist, interlocutor,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • discourser — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun One given to conversation: confabulator, conversationalist, conversationist, talker. See WORDS …   English dictionary for students

  • discourser — n. speaker, lecturer …   English contemporary dictionary

  • discourser — dis·cours·er …   English syllables

  • discourse — discourser, n. n. /dis kawrs, kohrs, dis kawrs , kohrs /; v. /dis kawrs , kohrs /, n., v., discoursed, discoursing. n. 1. communication of thought by words; talk; conversation: earnest and intelligent discourse. 2. a formal discussion of a… …   Universalium

  • Discursist — Dis*cur sist, n. A discourser. [Obs.] L. Addison. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discourse — I. noun Etymology: Middle English discours, from Medieval Latin & Late Latin discursus; Medieval Latin, argument, from Late Latin, conversation, from Latin, act of running about, from discurrere to run about, from dis + currere to run more at car …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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