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Definition of "annalist" []

  • One who writes annals; a chronicler. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "annalist" in a sentence
  • "Anne Roth (annalist) 's status on Monday, 24-Aug-09 21: 58: 27 UTC - Identi. ca"
  • "In 2001, when the Swedish Academy awarded Sir Vidia Naipaul the Nobel prize in literature, it described him as the heir to Joseph Conrad: "The annalist of the destinies of empires in the moral sense: what they do to human beings … the memory of what others have forgotten, the history of the vanquished.""
  • "A trained annalist, his research for each novel has been rigorous."