spasmodist

[spaz-muh-dist]

noun

a person who is spasmodic, especially in style, as a writer, painter, etc.

Origin of spasmodist

First recorded in 1840–50; spasmod(ic) + -ist
Related formsspas·mo·dism, noun
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