purist

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French puriste

Adjective[edit]

purist (comparative more purist, superlative most purist)

  1. Of or pertaining to purism.
    Synonym: puristic

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Noun[edit]

purist (plural purists)

  1. An advocate of purism.
    • 2013, S. Alexander Reed, Assimilate: A Critical History of Industrial Music (page 38)
      One of the difficulties that plague conversations about industrial music is that the genre has come to include (to the chagrin and outright denial of some purists) anything from gentle synthesized droning to metal-inspired riffage.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French puriste.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pyˈrɪst/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pu‧rist
  • Rhymes: -ɪst

Noun[edit]

purist m (plural puristen)

  1. purist

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Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: puris

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French puriste

Noun[edit]

purist m (plural puriști)

  1. purist

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From purìzam.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pǔrist/
  • Hyphenation: pu‧rist

Noun[edit]

pùrist m (Cyrillic spelling пу̀рист)

  1. purist

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References[edit]

  • purist” in Hrvatski jezični portal