didact

[ dahy-dakt ]
/ ˈdaɪ dækt /

noun

a didactic person; one overinclined to instruct others.

Nearby words

  1. dicyclopentadienyl metal,
  2. dicyclopentadienyliron,
  3. dicynodont,
  4. did,
  5. didache,
  6. didactic,
  7. didactics,
  8. didactyl,
  9. didactylism,
  10. didanosine

Origin of didact

1950–55; probably back formation from didactic; cf. autodidact

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