nonphilosopher

noun
non·​phi·​los·​o·​pher | \ ˌnän-fə-ˈlä-s(ə-)fər How to pronounce nonphilosopher (audio) \
plural nonphilosophers

Definition of nonphilosopher

: a person who is not a philosopher … a profundity of philosophical insight which is designed to make a nonphilosopher uneasy.— James Fenton

First Known Use of nonphilosopher

1860, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonphilosopher.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonphilosopher. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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