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Definition of "phonologist" [pho•nol•o•gist]

  • A person who specializes in phonology, the functional use of sounds in language. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "phonologist" in a sentence
  • "So that, even in Stoker (no Shelleyian phonologist he), we come upon the last clause in Mina"
  • "Though I am a phonologist, I am far too unfamiliar with the literature and common knowledge of PIE and other proto-language studies to be able to anticipate the problems my ideas might face."
  • "You wouldn't have any objection to a phonologist telling police that, based on the accent revealed on tape, the Ripper hoaxer probably came from Wearside."