votarist

noun
vo·​ta·​rist | \ ˈvō-tə-rist How to pronounce votarist (audio) \

Definition of votarist

: votary

Examples of votarist in a Sentence

votarists of the literary critic seemed to have penetrated the English department of every university in the country

First Known Use of votarist

1609, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of votarist was in 1609

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“Votarist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/votarist. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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