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Line breaks: quer|ist
Pronunciation: /ˈkwɪərɪst

Definition of querist in English:


chiefly archaic
A person who asks questions; a questioner.
Example sentences
  • And while I am only amused at such queries, their inquisitive querists find it impossible to believe in the truth of my response.
  • During the pause, the querist could be forgiven for making speculations of his own, for the triumphs of the Troezon Emperor had been great and many.


mid 17th century: from Latin quaerere 'ask' + -ist.

Words that rhyme with querist

careerist, theorist

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