- a student of or believer in telepathy.
- a person having telepathic power.
Also tel·e·path [tel-uh-path] /ˈtɛl əˌpæθ/.
Origin of telepathist
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Examples from the Web for telepath
Once you asked me to be your telepath, to complete your team.
Farrow made the sign of "T" and "M" and that told me that he was a telepath.
Thorndyke was a telepath and Officer Gruenwald was perceptive.
But we don't mind letting you know which of us is the telepath this time.
Only a telepath like the doctor could have followed my jumbled ideas.
- a person who is telepathic
- to practise telepathy
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