Anagrammatist \An`a*gram"ma*tist\, n. [Cf. F. anagrammatiste.] A maker of anagrams. [1913 Webster]

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  • anagrammatist — noun A creator of anagrams …   Wiktionary

  • anagrammatist — an·a·gram·ma·tist …   English syllables

  • anagrammatist — məd.ə̇st, mətə̇ noun ( s) : a maker of anagrams …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anagram — An anagram (Greek anagramma letters written anew , passive participle of ana again + gramma letter ) is a type of word play, the result of rearranging the letters of a word or phrase to produce a new word or phrase, using all the original letters …   Wikipedia

  • Anagramm, das — Das Anagrámm, des es, plur. die e, aus dem Griech. ein durch Versetzung der Buchstaben des einen hervor gebrachtes anderes Wort, z.B. wenn man aus dem Nahmen Michael Scholtz die Worte, ich mache stolz heraus bringt; der Buchstabenwechsel, ehedem… …   Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

  • anagram — anagrammatic /an euh greuh mat ik/, anagrammatical, adj. anagrammatically, adv. /an euh gram /, n., v., anagrammed, anagramming. n. 1. a word, phrase, or sentence formed from another by rearranging its letters: Angel is an anagram of glean. 2.… …   Universalium

  • anagrammatize — anagrammatism /an euh gram euh tiz euhm/, n. anagrammatist, n. /an euh gram euh tuyz /, v.t., v.i., anagrammatized, anagrammatizing. to transpose into an anagram. Also, esp. Brit., anagrammatise. [1585 95; < Gk anagrammatízein to transpose… …   Universalium

  • anagrammatise — [c]/ænəˈgræmətaɪz/ (say anuh gramuhtuyz) verb (anagrammatised, anagrammatising) –verb (t) 1. to transpose into an anagram. –verb (i) 2. to make anagrams. Also, anagrammatize. –anagrammatism, noun –anagrammatist, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • chronogrammatist — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ˈgraməd.ə̇st noun ( s) Etymology: from chronogram, after such pairs as English anagram: anagrammatist : a writer or maker of chronograms …   Useful english dictionary

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