Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: linguist
IPA transcription: [l'ɪŋɡwɪst]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: linguist, linguistic_scientist
    Meaning: a specialist in linguistics
Usage examples
  • "Are you a linguist?"
  • What makes a man a good linguist, a good stenographer?
  • "Their eldest son was such a disappointment to them; they wanted him to be a linguist, and spent no end of money on having him taught to speak--oh, dozens of languages!--and then he became a Trappist monk.