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telepathist

[tuh-lep-uh-thist] /təˈlɛp ə θɪst/
noun
1.
a student of or believer in telepathy.
2.
a person having telepathic power.
Also, telepath [tel-uh-path] /ˈtɛl əˌpæθ/ (Show IPA).
Origin of telepathist
1890-1895
First recorded in 1890-95; telepath(y) + -ist
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Examples from the Web for telepath
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  • Thorndyke was a telepath and Officer Gruenwald was perceptive.

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  • Once you asked me to be your telepath, to complete your team.

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  • Farrow made the sign of "T" and "M" and that told me that he was a telepath.

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  • But we don't mind letting you know which of us is the telepath this time.

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  • Only a telepath like the doctor could have followed my jumbled ideas.

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  • Not until I teamed up with a telepath, and they knew what to do about that.

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  • Or do you agree, now that you're of age, that you can't bluff a telepath.

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  • I was going to show 'em that a telepath can make Scholar of Medicine.

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  • I'm a total blank as a telepath, like all espers, but I could tell what he was thinking.

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  • Giving information to a telepath is the easiest thing in the world.

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British Dictionary definitions for telepath

telepath

/ˈtɛlɪˌpæθ/
noun
1.
a person who is telepathic
verb (intransitive)
2.
to practise telepathy
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