Thesaurus

spiritist

noun

Synonyms of spiritist

a person who claims to speak with or for the spirits of the dead
  • a 19th-century spiritist whose claims of communicating with spirits through rapping sounds were eventually debunked

Synonyms for spiritist

Words Related to spiritist

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about spiritist

Cite this Entry

“Spiritist.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spiritist. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

Comments on spiritist

What made you want to look up spiritist? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Namesakes Word Quiz

  • a citrus fruit possibly named after a person
  • Which of the following is a fruit named after a Moroccan seaport?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!