Definition of Figurist

1. n. One who uses or interprets figurative expressions.



Definition of Figurist

1. Noun. One who uses or interprets figurative expressions. ¹

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Definition of Figurist

1. someone who uses numbers [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Figurist

figuredly
figurehead
figureheads
figureless
figurer
figurers
figures
figures of merit
figures of speech
figures out
figurial
figurine
figurines
figuring
figuring out
figurist (current term)
figurists
figwort
figwort family
figworts
fiji
fike
fiked
fikeries
fikery
fikes
fikier
fikiest
fiking
fikish

Literary usage of Figurist

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1. The History of Painting in Italy from the Period of the Revival of the Fine by Luigi Lanzi (1854)
"Batista, who, dissatisfied with his allotted grotesques and landscapes, insisted on shining as a figurist. There is a similar example in a court-yard of ..."

2. The Life and Writings of Henry Fuseli by Henry Fuseli, John Knowles (1831)
"... a character as fierce as pliant, leads the van—no contemptible figurist in large, but of endless combination in groups of small proportion. ..."

3. The Life and Writings of Henry Fuseli by Henry Fuseli, John Knowles (1831)
"... a character as fierce as pliant, leads the van—no contemptible figurist in large, but of endless combination in groups of small proportion. ..."

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