Definition of subtilist in English:

subtilist

noun

  • A person given to the use of subtleties or subtle argument; a person characterized by subtlety.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Morton. From subtil- + -ist.

Pronunciation

subtilist

/ˈsʌt(ə)lɪst//ˈsʌbt(ɪ)lɪst/