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faddist

[ fad-ist ]
/ ˈfæd ɪst /
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noun

a person following a fad or given to fads, as one who seeks and adheres briefly to a passing variety of unusual diets, beliefs, etc.

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Origin of faddist

First recorded in 1880–85; fad + -ist

OTHER WORDS FROM faddist

faddism, nounnon·fad·dist, noun
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