There are 2 main definitions of ist in English:

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Syllabification: ist

noun

informal , chiefly derogatory
A follower of a distinctive practice, system, or philosophy, typically a political ideology or an artistic movement: you can’t be born an ist
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  • The campaign was led by the failed alcohol-prohibitionist, who was also a racist—perhaps the two ists go hand in hand.
  • Their response to legitimate questioning is name-calling, personal abuse, and invoking the bogeyman of the various isms and ists that seem to inhabit their hysterical world.
  • This study involves biologists, economists, physicists, ecologists, sociologists, and other ists, all concerned with what happens when autonomous agents interact.

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IST 2 Syllabification: IST

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