Definition of alchemist in English:

alchemist

noun

  • 1A person who practises alchemy:

    ‘phosphorus was discovered by German alchemist Hennig Brand in 1669’
    1. 1.1 A person who transforms or creates something through a seemingly magical process:
      ‘some highly imaginative tax shelters dreamed up by the accounting alchemists’

Pronunciation

alchemist

/ˈalkəmɪst/