miscellanist

[ mis-uh-ley-nist; British mi-sel-uh-nist ]
/ ˈmɪs əˌleɪ nɪst; British mɪˈsɛl ə nɪst /

noun

a person who writes, compiles, or edits miscellanies.

Nearby words

  1. misce,
  2. miscegenate,
  3. miscegenation,
  4. miscellanea,
  5. miscellaneous,
  6. miscellany,
  7. misch metal,
  8. mischance,
  9. mischanter,
  10. mischief

Origin of miscellanist

First recorded in 1800–10; miscellan(y) + -ist

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British Dictionary definitions for miscellanist

miscellanist

/ (mɪˈsɛlənɪst) /

noun

a writer of miscellanies
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