Origin of analyst
Related Words for analystaccountant, psychiatrist, investigator, questioner, examiner, guru, inquisitor, therapist, shrink, psychotherapist
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Contemporary Examples of analyst
Analyst Drew Crum estimates that revenue won't claw back to 2008 levels until sometime after 2011.The Most Powerful Woman in Newspapers?
May 16, 2010
Historical Examples of analyst
"Tell me where the infection came from, Analyst," he growled.The Ties That Bind
But he himself must be the builder, the Analyst only furnishes him with the necessary tools.
The 'Analyst' has completed the fifth year of its existence, and has, we think, continued to grow from the beginning.
- a person who analyses or is skilled in analysis
- short for psychoanalystSee psychoanalyst
Word Origin and History for analyst
1650s, "mathematician skilled in algebraic geometry," from French analyste "a person who analyzes," from analyser (see analysis). As a short form of psychoanalyst, attested from 1914. Greek analyter meant "a deliverer."
- One that analyzes.
- A psychoanalyst.