noun Date: 1923 one engaged in research

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • researchist — See researchable. * * * …   Universalium

  • researchist — re·search·ist …   English syllables

  • researchist — “+ə̇st noun ( s) Etymology: research (I) + ist : one engaged in research : researcher …   Useful english dictionary

  • research — researchable, adj. researcher, researchist, n. /ri serrch , ree serrch/, n. 1. diligent and systematic inquiry or investigation into a subject in order to discover or revise facts, theories, applications, etc.: recent research in medicine. 2. a… …   Universalium

  • hunter — Synonyms and related words: Nimrod, Orion, archer, artilleryman, beater, bidet, big game hunter, bird dog, bowman, cannoneer, carabineer, carriage horse, cart horse, cavalry horse, chaser, courser, crack shot, dead shot, deadeye, delver, digger,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • researcher — Synonyms and related words: analyst, analyzer, assayer, delver, digger, essayer, experimenter, hunter, perquisitor, ransacker, research worker, researchist, rummager, searcher, seeker, test driver, test pilot, tester, tryer out, zetetic …   Moby Thesaurus

  • seeker — Synonyms and related words: applicant, aspirant, bidder, candidate, chaser, claimant, delver, digger, follower, hopeful, hunter, perquisitor, petitioner, postulant, pursuant, pursuer, quester, ransacker, research worker, researcher, researchist,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • examiner — n 1. questioner, tester, quizzer, cate chizer; inquirer, inquisitor, investigator, researcher, researchist. 2. inspector, auditor, reviewer, censor, critic, analyst, scrutinizer …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • investigator — n researcher, researchist, searcher, factfinder; detective, private investigator, Inf. bird dog, Inf.Sherlock, Inf. sleuth, Sl. bloodhound, Sl. private eye, U.S. Sl. dick, U.S. Sl. gumshoe; inspector, examiner, auditor, scrutinizer, scrutator,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • research — [rē′sʉrch΄, ri sʉrch′] n. [MFr recerche < recercher, to travel through, survey: see RE & SEARCH] [sometimes pl.] careful, systematic, patient study and investigation in some field of knowledge, undertaken to discover or establish facts or… …   English World dictionary

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