Definition of preternaturalist in English:

preternaturalist

noun

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  • A person who believes in the preternatural.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Mortimer Collins (1827–1876), novelist and journalist. From preternatural + -ist, after preternaturalism.

Pronunciation

preternaturalist

/ˌpriːtəˈnatʃ(ə)r(ə)lɪst//ˌpriːtəˈnatʃ(ə)rəlɪst/