Querist \Que"rist\, n. [See {Query}.] One who inquires, or asks questions. --Swift. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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  • querist — [kwir′ist] n. one who queries, or questions …   English World dictionary

  • querist — noun Etymology: Latin quaerere to ask Date: 1633 one who inquires …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • querist — /kwear ist/, n. a person who inquires or questions. [1625 35; QUER(Y) + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • querist — noun A person who asks questions …   Wiktionary

  • querist — [ kwɪərɪst] noun chiefly archaic a questioner. Origin C17: from L. quaerere ask + ist …   English new terms dictionary

  • querist — n. Inquirer, interrogator, investigator, questioner …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • querist — que·rist …   English syllables

  • querist — que•rist [[t]ˈkwɪər ɪst[/t]] n. one who inquires or questions • Etymology: 1625–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • querist — /ˈkwɪərəst/ (say kwearruhst) noun someone who puts a query. {Latin quaerere ask + ist} …   Australian English dictionary

  • querist — n. literary a person who asks questions; a questioner. Etymology: L quaerere ask …   Useful english dictionary

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