Definition of nostalgist in English:

nostalgist

noun

  • See nostalgia

    • ‘I'm certainly no nostalgist, but it is, on occasion, important to lay aside the cynicism and really try to understand how we got from there to here.’
    • ‘Standing shoulder-to-shoulder with the snobs at the barricades are the nostalgists for Old New York.’
    • ‘People had many names for Dom, often hard ones: nostalgist; dreamer; alien.’
    • ‘They are not anti-imperialists so much as nostalgists for imperialism.’
    • ‘While nostalgists browse through the museum's remarkable collection of cricketing memorabilia, kids can play interactive cricket on computer screens in a children's room.’