animalist

noun an·i·mal·ist \-ə̇st\

Definition of animalist

plural

-s

  1. 1a :  one that follows animalism (see animalism 1b) as a mode of living :  sensualist b :  one that accepts the theory of animalism

  2. 2 :  a painter, sculptor, or writer that deals with animal subjects — compare animalier

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