Definition of Gassendist in English:

Gassendist

noun

  • A follower of Gassendi or his ideas.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Some Advices. From the name of Pierre Gassendi, French astronomer and philosopher + -ist, probably after French Gassendiste.

Pronunciation

Gassendist

/ɡaˈsɛndɪst/