futurist: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (fy'chur-ist), [key]
- (sometimes cap.) a follower of futurism, esp. an artist or writer.
- a person who maintains that the prophecies in the Apocalypse will be fulfilled in the future. Cf. presentist, preterist.
- a person whose occupation or specialty is the forecasting of future events, conditions, or developments.
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