educationist
also educationalist noun Date: 1829 1. chiefly British a professional educator 2. an educational theorist

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  • Educationist — Ed u*ca tion*ist, n. One who is versed in the theories of, or who advocates and promotes, education. Syn: educationalist. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • educationist — [ej΄o͞o kā′shə nə listej΄o͞o′kā′shənist, ej΄ə kā′shən ist] n. an educator; esp., an authority on educational theory: often a disparaging term with varying connotations of inflexibility, intellectual limitations, or bias against traditionalism:… …   English World dictionary

  • educationist — [[t]e̱ʤʊke͟ɪʃənɪst[/t]] educationists N COUNT An educationist is the same as an educationalist. [BRIT] …   English dictionary

  • educationist — education ► NOUN 1) the process of educating or being educated. 2) the theory and practice of teaching. 3) information about or training in a particular subject. 4) (an education) informal an enlightening experience. DERIVATIVES educational… …   English terms dictionary

  • educationist — /ej oo kay sheuh nist/, n. a specialist in the theory and methods of education. Also, educationalist. [1820 30; EDUCATION + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • educationist — noun a specialist in the theory of education. Syn: educationalist …   Wiktionary

  • educationist — n. one who specializes in theories of education …   English contemporary dictionary

  • educationist — ed·u·ca·tion·ist …   English syllables

  • educationist — ed•u•ca•tion•ist [[t]ˌɛdʒ ʊˈkeɪ ʃə nɪst[/t]] also ed u•ca′tion•al•ist n. edu a specialist in educational theory; educator • Etymology: 1820–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • educationist — noun a specialist in the theory of education • Syn: ↑educationalist • Derivationally related forms: ↑education (for: ↑educationalist), ↑education • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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