completist

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

completist (plural completists)

  1. A collector who strives to obtain a complete collection of some type of thing.
  2. A person who champions any philosophy which somehow includes the completeness of something; as, a completist philosopher who holds that a definite complete body of knowledge exists to be discovered

Adjective[edit]

completist (not comparable)

  1. Which attempts to collect something completely; as, a completist dictionary, a completist collector