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futurist

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noun fu·tur·ist \ˈfyü-chə-rist\

Simple Definition of futurist

  • : a person who tries to tell what the future will be like

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of futurist

  1. 1 :  one who studies and predicts the future especially on the basis of current trends

  2. 2 :  one who advocates or practices futurism

futurist adjective

Examples of futurist in a sentence

  1. <economic futurists predict a new world order in which information is the resource that drives a nation's economy>



Circa 1846

First Known Use of futurist

circa 1846


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