- (sometimes initial capital letter) a follower of futurism, especially an artist or writer.
- Theology. a person who maintains that the prophecies in the Apocalypse will be fulfilled in the future.Compare presentist, preterist.
- Also fu·tur·ol·o·gist. a person whose occupation or specialty is the forecasting of future events, conditions, or developments.
Origin of futurist
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