a person who creates or develops metaphysical theories.
- Also met·a·phys·i·cist [met-uh-fiz-uh-sist]. /ˌmɛt əˈfɪz ə sɪst/.
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How to use metaphysician in a sentence
As a scholar and a critic, a metaphysician and a theologian, his name stands high among the first writers of the age.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
It was in no placid temper, I say, that the metaphysician drew up his chair to its customary station by the hearth.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe | Edgar Allan Poe
I might here—if it so pleased me—dilate upon the matter of habiliment, and other mere circumstances of the external metaphysician.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe | Edgar Allan Poe
But the Christian Gospel is little disposed to waive its imperious claims from fear of the metaphysician or the sentimentalist.The Hearth-Stone | Samuel Osgood
This is a problem that can no doubt embarrass the metaphysician, but not the transcendental philosopher.The Aesthetical Essays | Friedrich Schiller