No·​bel·​ist nō-ˈbe-list How to pronounce Nobelist (audio)
plural Nobelists
: a winner of a Nobel Prize

Examples of Nobelist in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This edition, which includes a foreword by the Peruvian writer and fellow Nobelist Mario Vargas Llosa, and an introduction by the eminent scholar Gerald Martin, endeavors to confirm Asturias’s position as a founding figure of Latin American literature. Alexander Sammon, Harper's Magazine, 25 July 2022

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Word History

First Known Use

1936, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Nobelist was in 1936

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“Nobelist.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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