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Definition of "relativist" [relativist]

  • Philosophy A proponent of relativism. (noun)
  • A physicist who specializes in the theories of relativity. (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 "relativist" in a sentence
  • "It will save qualifications if we view the relativist as an ideal type that a number of thinkers approach rather closely, even when they disavow that label ˜relativist™."
  • "I cannot find an explanation from you of your apparently contradictory uses of the term "relativist" - as a term of abuse and as a description of how the world is."
  • "At some points he merely endorses views which no-one would deny, but which do not deserve to be called relativist"
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