Definition of literatist in English:

literatist

noun

rare
  • A person engaged in literary pursuits; a writer, an author.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Samuel Fisher (bap. 1604, d. 1665), Quaker preacher and writer. From literate + -ist.

Pronunciation

literatist

/ˈlɪt(ə)rətɪst/