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polygamist

[puh-lig-uh-mist]
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noun
  1. a person who practices or favors polygamy.
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Origin of polygamist

First recorded in 1630–40; polygam(y) + -ist
Related formspo·lyg·a·mis·tic, adjective
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Historical Examples

  • He upheld all the members of the polygamistic and governing class by his favoritism toward them.

    Defense of the Faith and the Saints (Volume 1 of 2)

    B. H. Roberts