futurist

[fyoo-cher-ist]
noun
  1. (sometimes initial capital letter) a follower of futurism, especially an artist or writer.
  2. Theology. a person who maintains that the prophecies in the Apocalypse will be fulfilled in the future.Compare presentist, preterist.
  3. Also fu·tur·ol·o·gist. a person whose occupation or specialty is the forecasting of future events, conditions, or developments.
adjective
  1. futuristic.

Origin of futurist

From the Italian word futurista, dating back to 1835–45. See future, -ist
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