Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A writer of essays.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A writer of an essay; one who practises the writing of essays.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A writer of an essay, or of essays.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun One who composes essays; a writer of short compositions.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a writer of literary works

Etymologies

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From essay +‎ -ist

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