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symposiast Syllabification: sym·po·si·ast
Pronunciation: /simˈpōzēəst/

Definition of symposiast in English:

noun

A participant in a symposium.
Example sentences
  • Leaflets advertising the renegade symposium were distributed to convention delegates by symposiasts and their supporters.
  • I therefore put to the succeeding symposiasts the simple central questions, ‘What would have to occur or to have occurred to constitute for you a disproof of the love of, or of the existence of, God?’
  • Indeed, the Christian symposiasts did sound a more sympathetic note.

Words that rhyme with symposiast

enthusiast • bombast

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