Glossologist Glos*sol"o*gist, n. One who defines and explains terms; one who is versed in glossology. [1913 Webster]

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  • glossologist — glos·sol·o·gist …   English syllables

  • glossologist —  ̷ ̷ˈsäləjə̇st noun ( s) Etymology: glossology + ist archaic : linguist …   Useful english dictionary

  • glossology — glossological /glos euh loj i keuhl, glaw seuh /, adj. glossologist, n. /glo sol euh jee, glaw /, n. Archaic. linguistics. [1710 20; GLOSSO + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • 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

  • lexicographer — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. dictionary writer, definer, etymologist, philologist, polyglot, dictionary maker, dictionarist, lexicologist, lexicographist, glossarian, glossarist, glossologist, glossographer, glottologist, philologer, vocabulist,… …   English dictionary for students

  • lexicographer — n dictionary writer, dictionary maker, dictionarist, dictionarian, compiler; definer, explainer, explicator; etymologist, philologist, philolo ger, lexicologist, onomatologist; glossarist, glossator, glossologist, glossographer …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 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

  • verbalist — n 1. rhetorician, rhetor, public speaker, speechmaker, declaimer, Speech. elocutionist; writer, author, authoress, novelist, poet, man of letters, editor, editress; linguist, lexicologist, lexicographer, se manticist, semasiologicist, etymologist …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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