Anglicist

noun
An·​gli·​cist | \ ˈaŋ-glə-sist How to pronounce Anglicist (audio) \

Definition of Anglicist

: a specialist in English linguistics

First Known Use of Anglicist

1801, in the meaning defined above

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Anglicist

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