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ɪˈkɒn ə mɪsteconomist

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. economist, economic expert(noun)

    an expert in the science of economics


  1. economist(Noun)

    An expert in economics, especially one who studies economic data and extracts higher-level information or proposes theories.

    Etymology: From économiste

  2. economist(Noun)

    One concerned with political economy.

    Etymology: From économiste

  3. economist(Noun)

    One who manages a household.

    Etymology: From économiste

  4. economist(Noun)

    One who economizes, or manages domestic or other concerns with frugality; one who expends money, time, or labor, judiciously, and without waste.

    Etymology: From économiste

Webster Dictionary

  1. Economist(noun)

    one who economizes, or manages domestic or other concerns with frugality; one who expends money, time, or labor, judiciously, and without waste

    Etymology: [Cf. F. conomiste.]

  2. Economist(noun)

    one who is conversant with political economy; a student of economics

    Etymology: [Cf. F. conomiste.]


  1. Economist

    An economist is a professional in the social science discipline of economics. The individual may also study, develop, and apply theories and concepts from economics and write about economic policy. Within this field there are many sub-fields, ranging from the broad philosophical theories to the focused study of minutiae within specific markets, macroeconomic analysis, microeconomic analysis or financial statement analysis, involving analytical methods and tools such as econometrics, statistics, economics computational models, financial economics, mathematical finance and mathematical economics.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'economist' in Nouns Frequency: #2197

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of economist in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of economist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of economist in a Sentence

  1. Victor Cousin:

    All men have an equal right to the free development of their faculties; they have an equal right to the impartial protection of the state; but it is not true, it is against all the laws of reason and equity, it is against the eternal nature of things, that the indolent man and the laborious man, the spendthrift and the economist, the imprudent and the wise, should obtain and enjoy an equal amount of goods.

  2. John Kennedy:

    I think both Russia and Ukraine meddled in the 2016 election. I think it's been well documented in the Financial Times, in Politico, in The Economist, in the Washington Examiner, even on CBS, that the prime minister of Ukraine, the interior minister, the Ukrainian ambassador to the United States, the head of the Ukrainian Anti-Corruption League, all meddled in the election on social media and otherwise.

  3. Don Boyd:

    Almost any economist will tell you that we should treat all income equally, if you have $50,000 of income, it doesn't matter if it is from a pension, dividends or wages - tax law generally doesn't make too many distinctions.

  4. South KoreaVipin Narang:

    The Economist may have said 'Kim Jong Won,'.

  5. Carlo Cottarelli:

    Speaking as an economist, in the past few days tensions on the financial markets have increased, nonetheless the Italian economy is still growing and the public accounts remain under control.

Images & Illustrations of economist

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    relating to or involving money
    • A. bibulous
    • B. inexpiable
    • C. pecuniary
    • D. commensal

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