phonetist

[ foh-ni-tist ]
/ ˈfoʊ nɪ tɪst /

noun

a person who uses or advocates phonetic spelling.

Nearby words

  1. phonetic alphabet,
  2. phonetic law,
  3. phonetician,
  4. phoneticize,
  5. phonetics,
  6. phonevision,
  7. phoney,
  8. phoniatrics,
  9. phonic,
  10. phonics

Origin of phonetist

1860–65; < Greek phōnēt(ós) (see phonetic) + -ist

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British Dictionary definitions for phonetist

phonetist

/ (ˈfəʊnɪtɪst) /

noun

another name for phonetician
a person who advocates or uses a system of phonetic spelling
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