from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A writer of essays.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. One who composes essays; a writer of short compositions.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A writer of an essay, or of essays.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A writer of an essay; one who practises the writing of essays.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a writer of literary works
From essay + -ist (Wiktionary)