11 letter words ending in ist

Abortionist (n.) One who procures abortion or miscarriage.

Accompanist (n.) The performer in music who takes the accompanying part.

Adiaphorist (n.) One of the German Protestants who, with Melanchthon, held some opinions and ceremonies to be indifferent or nonessential, which Luther condemned as sinful or heretical.

Adoptionist (n.) One of a sect which maintained that Christ was the Son of God not by nature but by adoption.

Agrammatist (n.) A illiterate person.

Agriologist (n.) One versed or engaged in agriology.

Allodialist (n.) One who holds allodial land.

Allopathist (n.) One who practices allopathy; one who professes allopathy.

Alum schist () Alt. of Alum shale

Ambitionist (n.) One excessively ambitious.

Annexionist (n.) An annexationist.

Anthologist (n.) One who compiles an anthology.

Antiloquist (n.) A contradicter.

Antipathist (n.) One who has an antipathy.

Aquarellist (n.) A painter in thin transparent water colors.

Artillerist (n.) A person skilled in artillery or gunnery; a gunner; an artilleryman.

Battologist (n.) One who battologizes.

Bimetallist (n.) An advocate of bimetallism.

Bonapartist (n.) One attached to the policy or family of Bonaparte, or of the Bonapartes.

Carpologist (n.) One who describes fruits; one versed in carpology.

Catabaptist (n.) One who opposes baptism, especially of infants.

Cerebralist (n.) One who accepts cerebralism.

Chirologist (n.) One who communicates thoughts by signs made with the hands and fingers.

Chiromanist (n.) Alt. of Chiromantist

Chiropodist (n.) One who treats diseases of the hands and feet; especially, one who removes corns and bunions.

Communalist (n.) An advocate of communalism.

Cosmogonist (n.) One who treats of the origin of the universe; one versed in cosmogony.

Cosmologist (n.) One who describes the universe; one skilled in cosmology.

Criminalist (n.) One versed in criminal law.

Cyclopedist (n.) A maker of, or writer for, a cyclopedia.

Democratist (n.) A democrat.

Determinist (n.) One who believes in determinism. Also adj.; as, determinist theories.

Devotionist (n.) One given to devotion, esp. to excessive formal devotion.

Dichotomist (n.) One who dichotomizes.

Diluvialist (n.) One who explains geological phenomena by the Noachian deluge.

Diplomatist (n.) A person employed in, or skilled in, diplomacy; a diplomat.

Disunionist (n.) An advocate of disunion, specifically, of disunion of the United States.

Emblematist (n.) A writer or inventor of emblems.

Epigenesist (n.) One who believes in, or advocates the theory of, epigenesis.

Epigrammist (n.) An epigrammatist.

Epigraphist (n.) A student of, or one versed in, epigraphy.

Equilibrist (n.) One who balances himself in unnatural positions and hazardous movements; a balancer.

Ethnologist (n.) One versed in ethnology; a student of ethnology.

Etymologist (n.) One who investigates the derivation of words.

Eudaemonist (n.) One who believes in eudemonism.

Exclusivist (n.) One who favor or practices any from of exclusiveness or exclusivism.

Fatiloquist (n.) A fortune teller.

Fragmentist (n.) A writer of fragments; as, the fragmentist of Wolfenbuttel.

Funambulist (n.) A ropewalker or ropedancer.

Fungologist (n.) A mycologist.

Genealogist (n.) One who traces genealogies or the descent of persons or families.

Hagiologist (n.) One who treats of the sacred writings; a writer of the lives of the saints; a hagiographer.

Heptarchist (n.) A ruler of one division of a heptarchy.

Heroologist (n.) One who treats of heroes.

Hexametrist (n.) One who writes in hexameters.

Hierologist (n.) One versed in, or whostudies, hierology.

Histologist (n.) One versed in histology.

Horoscopist (n.) One versed in horoscopy; an astrologer.

Hydrologist (n.) One skilled in hydrology.

Hylopathist (n.) One who believes in hylopathism.

Hymnologist (n.) A composer or compiler of hymns; one versed in hymnology.

Hyperaspist (n.) One who holds a shield over another; hence, a defender.

Hyperbolist (n.) One who uses hyperboles.

Hypnologist (n.) One who is versed in hypnology.

Hypothetist (n.) One who proposes or supports an hypothesis.

Iconodulist (n.) One who serves images; -- opposed to an iconoclast.

Ignorantist (n.) One opposed to the diffusion of knowledge; an obscuriantist.

Illusionist (n.) One given to illusion; a visionary dreamer.

Immortalist (n.) One who holds the doctrine of the immortality of the soul.

Imperialist (n.) One who serves an emperor; one who favors imperialism.

Institutist (n.) A writer or compiler of, or a commentator on, institutes.

Jovinianist (n.) An adherent to the doctrines of Jovinian, a monk of the fourth century, who denied the virginity of Mary, and opposed the asceticism of his time.

Landscapist (n.) A painter of landscapes.

Lithologist (n.) One who is skilled in lithology.

Lithotomist (n.) One who performs the operation of cutting for stone in the bladder, or one who is skilled in the operation.

Logomachist (n.) One who contends about words.

Madrigalist (n.) A composer of madrigals.

Mammalogist (n.) One versed in mammalogy.

Mantologist (n.) One who is skilled in mantology; a diviner.

Materialist (n.) One who denies the existence of spiritual substances or agents, and maintains that spiritual phenomena, so called, are the result of some peculiar organization of matter.

Materialist (n.) One who holds to the existence of matter, as distinguished from the idealist, who denies it.

Mechitarist (n.) One of a religious congregation of the Roman Catholic Church devoted to the improvement of Armenians.

Medievalist () Same as Medi/val, Medi/valism, etc.

Mekhitarist (n.) See Mechitarist.

Memorialist (n.) One who writes or signs a memorial.

Metaphorist (n.) One who makes metaphors.

Microtomist (n.) One who is skilled in or practices microtomy.

Miniaturist (n.) A painter of miniatures.

Monomachist (n.) One who fights in single combat; a duelist.

Myriologist (n.) One who composes or sings a myriologue.

Mythologist (n.) One versed in, or who writes on, mythology or myths.

Napoleonist (n.) A supporter of the dynasty of the Napoleons.

Nationalist (n.) One who advocates national unity and independence; one of a party favoring Irish independence.

Necrologist (n.) One who gives an account of deaths.

Nemophilist (n.) One who is fond of forest or forest scenery; a haunter of the woods.

Neurologist (n.) One who is versed in neurology; also, one skilled in the treatment of nervous diseases.

Neurotomist (n.) One who skilled in or practices neurotomy.

Newfanglist (n.) One who is eager for novelties or desirous of change.

Nonunionist (n.) One who does not belong, or refuses to belong, to a trades union.

Numismatist (n.) One skilled in numismatics; a numismatologist.

Oenophilist (n.) A lover of wine.

Oligarchist (n.) An advocate or supporter of oligarchy.

Ophiologist (n.) One versed in the natural history of serpents.

Opportunist (n.) One who advocates or practices opportunism.

Orientalist (n.) An inhabitant of the Eastern parts of the world; an Oriental.

Orientalist (n.) One versed in Eastern languages, literature, etc.; as, the Paris Congress of Orientalists.

Originalist (n.) One who is original.

Orthopedist (n.) One who prevents, cures, or remedies deformities, esp. in children.

Osteologist (n.) One who is skilled in osteology; an osteologer.

Osteotomist (n.) One skilled in osteotomy.

Paleologist (n.) One versed in paleology; a student of antiquity.

Pansclavist () Alt. of Pansclavonian

Panspermist (n.) A believer in panspermy; one who rejects the theory of spontaneous generation; a biogenist.

Pantologist (n.) One versed in pantology; a writer of pantology.

Pantomimist (n.) An actor in pantomime; also, a composer of pantomimes.

Paracelsist (n.) A Paracelsian.

Pathologist (n.) One skilled in pathology; an investigator in pathology; as, the pathologist of a hospital, whose duty it is to determine the causes of the diseases.

Pedobaptist (n.) One who advocates or practices infant baptism.

Petrologist (n.) One who is versed in petrology.

Phenomenist (n.) One who believes in the theory of phenomenalism.

Philatelist (n.) One versed in philately; one who collects postage stamps.

Philogynist (n.) A lover or friend of women; one who esteems woman as the higher type of humanity; -- opposed to misogynist.

Philologist (n.) One versed in philology.

Phonologist (n.) One versed in phonology.

Phonotypist (n.) One versed in phonotypy.

Photologist (n.) One who studies or expounds the laws of light.

Phytologist (n.) One skilled in phytology; a writer on plants; a botanist.

Phytotomist (n.) One versed in phytotomy.

Plebicolist (n.) One who flatters, or courts the favor of, the common people; a demagogue.

Polyarchist (n.) One who advocates polyarchy; -- opposed to monarchist.

Polymathist (n.) One versed in many sciences; a person of various learning.

Polyphonist (n.) A proficient in the art of multiplying sounds; a ventriloquist.

Polyphonist (n.) A master of polyphony; a contrapuntist.

Portraitist (n.) A portrait painter.

Probabilist (n.) One who maintains that certainty is impossible, and that probability alone is to govern our faith and actions.

Probabilist (n.) One who maintains that a man may do that which has a probability of being right, or which is inculcated by teachers of authority, although other opinions may seem to him still more probable.

Progressist (n.) One who makes, or holds to, progress; a progressionist.

Protagonist (n.) One who takes the leading part in a drama; hence, one who takes lead in some great scene, enterprise, conflict, or the like.

Protocolist (n.) One who draughts protocols.

Punctualist (n.) One who is very exact in observing forms and ceremonies.

Questionist (n.) A questioner; an inquirer.

Questionist (n.) A candidate for honors or degrees who is near the time of his examination.

Quinologist (n.) One who is versed in quinology.

Rationalist (n.) One who accepts rationalism as a theory or system; also, disparagingly, a false reasoner. See Citation under Reasonist.

Reactionist (n.) A reactionary.

Relationist (n.) A relative; a relation.

Religionist (n.) One earnestly devoted or attached to a religion; a religious zealot.

Rhinologist (n.) One skilled in rhinology.

Romanticist (n.) One who advocates romanticism in modern literature.

Sacrilegist (n.) One guilty of sacrilege.

Sanskritist (n.) One versed in Sanskrit.

Scripturist (n.) One who is strongly attached to, or versed in, the Scriptures, or who endeavors to regulate his life by them.

Semaphorist (n.) One who manages or operates a semaphore.

Septembrist (n.) An agent in the massacres in Paris, committed in patriotic frenzy, on the 22d of September, 1792.

Sexdigitist (n.) One who has six fingers on a hand, or six toes on a foot.

Signaturist (n.) One who holds to the doctrine of signatures impressed upon objects, indicative of character or qualities.

Singularist (n.) One who affects singularity.

Sociologist (n.) One who treats of, or devotes himself to, the study of sociology.

Speculatist (n.) One who speculates, or forms theories; a speculator; a theorist.

Structurist (n.) One who forms structures; a builder; a constructor.

Symbologist (n.) One who practices, or who is versed in, symbology.

Systematist (n.) One who forms a system, or reduces to system.

Systematist (n.) One who adheres to a system.

Tautologist (n.) One who uses tautological words or phrases.

Taxidermist (n.) A person skilled in taxidermy.

Teleologist (n.) One versed in teleology.

Telescopist (n.) One who uses a telescope.

Theomachist (n.) One who fights against the gods; one who resists God of the divine will.

Theosophist (n.) One addicted to theosophy.

Tobacconist (n.) A dealer in tobacco; also, a manufacturer of tobacco.

Tobacconist (n.) A smoker of tobacco.

Tobogganist (n.) One who practices tobogganing.

Vineyardist (n.) One who cultivates a vineyard.

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Mark McCracken

Author: Mark McCracken is a corporate trainer and author living in Higashi Osaka, Japan. He is the author of thousands of online articles as well as the Business English textbook, "25 Business Skills in English".

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