Definition of quotationist in English:

quotationist

noun

  • A person who habitually uses quotations; (Literary Criticism) a writer whose work makes reference or allusion to the past.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in John Milton (1608–1674), poet and polemicist. From quotation + -ist.

Pronunciation

quotationist

/kwə(ʊ)ˈteɪʃ(ə)nɪst//kwə(ʊ)ˈteɪʃənɪst/