Definition of tattooist in English:

tattooist

noun

  • See tattoo

    • ‘‘I heard there was a lack of quality tattooists in the Mid West,’ he said.’
    • ‘Anyone can set themselves up in practice without a licence or training - although ear-piercers and tattooists have to be fully licenced and inspected.’
    • ‘He liked the idea of artists becoming tattooists, not drunken bikers… he helped to legitimise the whole world of tattooing, which was in a dark tunnel for a long time.’
    • ‘If joined end-to-end, these ads would be a separate feature lasting an hour and starring fast food meal deals, electrical goods salespeople and tattooists.’
    • ‘She has written to the Maltese authorities and sent them a copy of the medical report and a photograph of Owen's back, asking them to take action over street tattooists.’

Pronunciation

tattooist

/təˈtuːɪst/