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logophile

[law-guh-fahyl, log-uh-] /ˈlɔ gəˌfaɪl, ˈlɒg ə-/
noun
1.
a lover of words.
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Contemporary definitions for logophile
noun

a word lover or word buff

Word Origin

Greek logos 'speech' + -phile 'friend, lover'

Usage Note

formal

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