An·​gli·​cist ˈaŋ-glə-sist How to pronounce Anglicist (audio)
: a specialist in English linguistics

Word History

First Known Use

1801, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Anglicist was in 1801

Dictionary Entries Near Anglicist

Cite this Entry

“Anglicist.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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