Atticist

noun
At·​ti·​cist | \ -sə̇st \
plural -s

Definition of Atticist

: one who affects Atticisms

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First Known Use of Atticist

circa 1593, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Atticist

Greek Attikistēs, from Attikos + -istēs -ist

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The first known use of Atticist was circa 1593

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“Atticist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Atticist. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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