moralist

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

mor·al·ist

noun \-list\

: a person who has strong feelings and opinions about what is right and who tries to control the moral behavior of other people

Full Definition of MORALIST

1
:  one who leads a moral life
2
:  a philosopher or writer concerned with moral principles and problems
3
:  one concerned with regulating the morals of others

Examples of MORALIST

  1. <a smattering of moralists around the country tried to get the songs banned from the radio>

First Known Use of MORALIST

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