liturgist
noun Date: 1649 1. one who adheres to, compiles, or leads a liturgy 2. a specialist in liturgics

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  • Liturgist — Lit ur*gist (l[i^]t [u^]r*j[i^]st), n. One who favors or adheres strictly to a liturgy. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • liturgist — [lit′ər jist] n. 1. a person who uses, or advocates the use of, a liturgy 2. a specialist in liturgies …   English World dictionary

  • liturgist — liturgical ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to liturgy or public worship. DERIVATIVES liturgically adverb liturgist noun …   English terms dictionary

  • liturgist — liturgism, n. liturgistic, adj. /lit euhr jist/, n. 1. an authority on liturgies. 2. a compiler of a liturgy or liturgies. 3. a person who uses or favors the use of a liturgy. [1640 50; LITURG(Y) + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • liturgist — noun A person knowledgable about liturgy …   Wiktionary

  • liturgist — n. expert on liturgy; writer or compiler of prayer books; one who uses liturgy …   English contemporary dictionary

  • liturgist — lit·ur·gist …   English syllables

  • liturgist — lit•ur•gist [[t]ˈlɪt ər dʒɪst[/t]] n. 1) rel an authority on liturgies 2) rel a compiler of a liturgy or liturgies 3) rel a person who uses or favors the use of a liturgy • Etymology: 1640–50 lit′ur•gism, n. lit ur•gis′tic, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • liturgist — /ˈlɪtədʒəst/ (say lituhjuhst) noun 1. an authority on liturgies. 2. a compiler of a liturgy or liturgies. 3. someone who uses, or favours the use of, a liturgy …   Australian English dictionary

  • liturgist — noun an authority on liturgies • Derivationally related forms: ↑Liturgy, ↑liturgy • Hypernyms: ↑authority …   Useful english dictionary

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