- a person who plays the cello.
Origin of cellist
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Contemporary Examples of cellist
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Historical Examples of cellist
The 'cellist with the hair—or the lady in Greek dress—or the esoteric Buddhist?Robert Elsmere
Mrs. Humphry Ward
At the same time he assisted as cellist in the orchestra there.
A few years later the Belgian cellist, Paque, was his master.
It is not even certain that Domenico Bononcini was a cellist.
The fifth row, aisle, smiles and nods to the sausage-fingered 'cellist.Fanny Herself
1880, short for violoncellist on model of cello.