monogamist

[muh-nog-uh-mist]

noun

a person who practices or advocates monogamy.

Nearby words

  1. monoestrous,
  2. monofil,
  3. monofilament,
  4. monogametic,
  5. monogamic,
  6. monogamous,
  7. monogamy,
  8. monogenean,
  9. monogenesis,
  10. monogenetic

Origin of monogamist

First recorded in 1645–50; monogam(y) + -ist

Related formsmo·nog·a·mis·tic, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for monogamist

monogamist

noun

a person who advocates or practises monogamy
Derived Formsmonogamistic, adjective

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