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Definition 1: a person who speaks more than one language - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for linguist in the sense of this definition

(linguist is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

(... is a kind of linguist ) a person who speaks two languages fluently

(... is a kind of linguist ) a person who translates written messages from one language to another

(... is an instance of linguist) United States linguist who studied the historical relations among 5,000 languages (1916-2001)

(... is an instance of linguist) United States linguist (born in Ukraine) who developed mathematical linguistics and interpreted speech and writing in a social context (1909-1992)

Definition 2: a specialist in linguistics - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for linguist in the sense of this definition

(linguist is a kind of ...) a person with advanced knowledge of one or more sciences

(... is a kind of linguist ) someone trained in computer science and linguistics who uses computers for natural language processing

(... is a kind of linguist ) a linguist who studies the social and cultural factors that influence linguistic communication

(... is a kind of linguist ) a specialist in the study of meaning

(... is a kind of linguist ) a person (usually a psychologist but sometimes a linguist) who studies the psychological basis of human language

(... is a kind of linguist ) a specialist in phonology

(... is a kind of linguist ) a specialist in phonetics

(... is a kind of linguist ) someone trained in neuroscience and linguistics who studies brain processes during language production and reception

(... is a kind of linguist ) a compiler or writer of a dictionary; a student of the lexical component of language

(... is a kind of linguist ) linguist specializing in the Hebrew language

(... is a kind of linguist ) a linguist who specializes in the study of grammar and syntax

(... is an instance of linguist) Danish linguist (1860-1943)

(... is an instance of linguist) United States linguist (born in Russia) noted for his description of the universals of phonology (1896-1982)

(... is an instance of linguist) the older of the two Grimm brothers remembered best for their fairy stories; also author of Grimm's law describing consonant changes in Germanic languages (1785-1863)

(... is an instance of linguist) English linguist who contributed to linguistic semantics and to prosodic phonology and who was noted for his insistence on studying both sound and meaning in context (1890-1960)

(... is an instance of linguist) Swiss linguist and expert in historical linguistics whose lectures laid the foundations for synchronic linguistics (1857-1913)

(... is an instance of linguist) United States linguist whose theory of generative grammar redefined the field of linguistics (born 1928)

(... is an instance of linguist) United States linguist who adopted a behavioristic approach to linguistics (1887-1949)

(... is an instance of linguist) anthropologist and linguist; studied languages of North American Indians (1884-1939)

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