Definition of necrologist in English:

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Pronunciation: /nəˈkräləjəst/


The author of an obituary notice.
Example sentences
  • But for the moment, I am pleased to have been given this chance to contrive my own fable and plead my own case before the necrologists get at me.
  • But this entry, whatever your position on its concluding sentence, summarizes an argument that necrologists of the 19c have advanced - among them Philippe Aries.
  • As class necrologist, you bring deceased classmates’ stories to life by talking with the people who knew them best - family, friends and former College roommates.

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Syllabification: ne·crol·o·gist

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