copyist


copyist

noun

Definition of COPYIST

1
a person who adopts the appearance or behavior of another especially in an obvious way <she prides herself on being an innovator in fashion, and not a mere copyist>
Synonyms aper, copyist, echo, follower, imitator, rubber stamp, wannabe (also wannabee)
2
one who writes from dictation or copies manuscripts <some scholars argue that the vexing passage reflects a misreading of the text by an early copyist>

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