Definition of meteorologist in English:



  • An expert in or student of meteorology; a weather forecaster.

    ‘meteorologists predict rain for the rest of the week’
    • ‘The American Meteorology Society has answers to many questions about meteorologists and career in meteorology.’
    • ‘A good place to find a qualified meteorologist is through the American Meteorological Society.’
    • ‘The meteorologists who make TV weather maps might denote heavy rainfall with one color and light rainfall with another.’
    • ‘I got a glimpse of this difficulty because in my military service I was a weather forecaster, a meteorologist.’
    • ‘All around the world meteorologists fly helium filled balloons to measure, amongst other things, the temperature of the air at different heights above the ground.’
    weather forecaster, met officer, weatherman, weatherwoman, nowcaster, weather prophet
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