Dictionary

commentariat

noun com·men·tar·i·at \ˌkä-mən-ˈter-ē-at, -ē-ˌat\

Definition of COMMENTARIAT

:  a group of powerful and influential commentators :  punditocracy

Origin of COMMENTARIAT

commentator + -ariat (in proletariat)
First Known Use: 1993

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: commentaryPrevious Word in the Dictionary: comment (verb)All Words Near: commentariat
April 26, 2015
rococo Hear it
excessively ornate or intricate
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears