Definition of timist in English:

timist

(also timeist)

noun

  • 1More generally: a person with a good sense of timing. Now rare.

  • 2Christian Church. Among some Adventists: a person who believes that the second coming of Christ will take place on a particular known date. Now historical.

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). From time + -ist.

Pronunciation

timist

/ˈtʌɪmɪst/