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[ ih-pit-uh-mist ]
/ ɪˈpɪt ə mɪst /


a person who writes an epitome.

Nearby words

epithelium, epithelization, epithet, epitome, epitomise, epitomist, epitomize, epitope, epitrachelion, epitrichium, epitrochoid

Origin of epitomist

First recorded in 1605–15; epitom(e) + -ist Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for epitomist

  • Perhaps an epitomist may be excused for not doing equal justice all round.

    A Literary History of the Arabs|Reynold Nicholson