Definition of satanist in US English:

satanist

noun & adjective

  • See satanism

    • ‘And none of them are satanists or members of the occult.’
    • ‘A young Italian woman was allegedly murdered because satanists had become obsessed with the idea that she was the re-embodiment of the Virgin Mary.’
    • ‘Today I was thinking about all the times that I've been wearing my pentacle and someone's asked if I'm a satanist.’
    • ‘Even in towns, some successful people in business have been labelled satanists.’
    • ‘What is a sane man to say about the assorted Rosicrucians, Theosophists, occultists, satanists and conspiracy theorists who have since taken possession of the grail legend?’

Pronunciation

satanist

/ˈsāt(ə)nəst//ˈseɪt(ə)nəst/