follow Dictionary.com

Denotation vs. Connotation

technologist

[tek-nol-uh-jist] /tɛkˈnɒl ə dʒɪst/
noun
1.
a person who specializes in technology.
Origin of technologist
1855-1860
1855-60; technolog(y) + -ist
Related forms
antitechnologist, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for technologist
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • It has been expressly written for the general reader and for the technologist in other branches of industry.

    The Manufacture of Paper Robert Walter Sindall
  • The technologist began to cry suddenly in a low, sobbing voice.

    Human Error Raymond F. Jones
  • This method brings the technologist into competition with Nature, and we shall see the result.

    Coal Raphael Meldola
  • The account rendered by the technologist with respect to the light oils of the tar is thus a pretty good one.

    Coal Raphael Meldola
  • The wish was expressed that I should stay in England and become a technologist, but I was too much attached to home.

Word Origin and History for technologist
n.

1859, from technology + -ist.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
technologist in Medicine

technologist tech·nol·o·gist (těk-nŏl'ə-jĭst)
n.
See technician.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for technologist

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for technologist

0
21
Scrabble Words With Friends