Definition of characterist in English:

characterist

noun

  • 1A portrayer of human character, or types of character.

  • 2A person who employs characterical symbols. rare and now historical.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Overbury (d. 1613), courtier and author. From character + -ist.

Pronunciation

characterist

/ˈkarɪktərɪst/