Definition of Moralist in English :

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Moralist meaning in English

Meaning of Moralist in English

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Moralist pronunciation in English

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Moralist

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Noun

1. moralist

a philosopher who specializes in morals and moral problems

2. disciplinarian, martinet, moralist

someone who demands exact conformity to rules and forms

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Moralist

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noun
1. 
a person who seeks to regulate the morals of others or to imbue others with a sense of morality
2. 
a person who lives in accordance with moral principles
3. 
a philosopher who is concerned with casuistic discussions of right action, or who seeks a general characterization of right action, often contrasted with a moral philosopher whose concern is with general philosophical questions about ethics

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Moralist

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noun
1. 
a teacher of or writer on morals; person who moralizes
2. 
a person who adheres to a system of moralism
3. 
a person who seeks to impose personal morals on others

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Moralist

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n.
1. A teacher or student of morals and moral problems.
2. One who follows a system of moral principles.
3. One who is unduly concerned with the morals of others.

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