inquisitionist

[ in-kwuh-zish-uh-nist, ing- ]
/ ˌɪn kwəˈzɪʃ ə nɪst, ˌɪŋ- /

noun

an inquisitor.

Nearby words

  1. inquirer,
  2. inquiring,
  3. inquiringly,
  4. inquiry,
  5. inquisition,
  6. inquisitive,
  7. inquisitor,
  8. inquisitor-general,
  9. inquisitorial,
  10. inquisitress

Origin of inquisitionist

First recorded in 1880–85; inquisition + -ist

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