feudist
I. noun Date: 1607 a specialist in feudal law II. noun Date: 1901 one who feuds

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  • Feudist — Feud ist, n. [Cf. F. feudiste.] A writer on feuds; a person versed in feudal law. Spelman. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Feudist — (Feudista, Feudorum libri, Feudales l..), Theil des Corpus juris, s.d. I. B) n) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Feudist — Feudist, s. Feudalist …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • feudist — FEUDÍST, Ă s. m. f. specialist în dreptul feudal. (< fr. feudiste, lat. feudista) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • feudist — ☆ feudist1 [fyo͞od′ist ] n. a participant in a feud (quarrel) feudist2 [fyo͞od′ist] n. a specialist in feudal law …   English World dictionary

  • feudist — feudist1 /fyooh dist/, n. a person who participates in a feud. [1900 05, Amer.; FEUD1 + IST] feudist2 /fyooh dist/, n. a writer or authority on feudal law. [1600 10; FEUD2 + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • feudist — noun One who takes part in feuds …   Wiktionary

  • feudist — feud·ist …   English syllables

  • feudist — I feud•ist [[t]ˈfyu dɪst[/t]] n. a participant in a feud • Etymology: 1900–05, amer. II feud•ist [[t]ˈfyu dɪst[/t]] n. a writer or authority on feudal law • Etymology: 1600–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • feudist — I. /ˈfjudəst/ (say fyoohduhst) noun a person who fights in a feud. {feud1 + ist} II. /ˈfjudəst/ (say fyoohduhst) noun a writer or authority on feudal law. {feud2 + ist} …   Australian English dictionary

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