Definition of Economist

1. Noun. An expert in the science of economics.




Definition of Economist

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

Definition of Economist

1. Noun. An expert in economics, especially one who studies economic data and extracts higher-level information or proposes theories. ¹

2. Noun. One concerned with political economy. ¹

3. Noun. (obsolete) One who manages a household. ¹

4. Noun. (obsolete) One who economizes, or manages domestic or other concerns with frugality; one who expends money, time, or labor, judiciously, and without waste. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Economist

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Literary usage of Economist

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Punch by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1879)
"At least, that 's what I make of FAWCETT. Third Political economist ... What's happening to that t Second Political economist (slightly nettled). ..."

2. Surveys, Historic and Economic by William James Ashley (1900)
"Having seen what the facts are in the case of the sugar combine, let us try to see how they might present themselves to an economist. ..."

3. Bulletin of the New York Public Library by New York Public Library (1900)
"C economist. Tijdschrift voor alle standen, tot bevordering van ... Weekly, v. i has title: The economist or the Political, Agricultural and Free-Trade ..."

4. The Works and Life of Walter Bagehot by Walter Bagehot, Mrs Russell Barrington (1915)
""THE economist" BAGEHOT was sworn in as Justice of the Peace for the County of Somerset at the Epiphany Session held at Taunton, and on 18th January, 1861, ..."

5. Principles of Economics by Alfred Marshall (1895)
"... the inquiries of the English economist at the present time, though they do not lie wholly within the range of his science. ..."

6. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1853)
"CHALMERS AS POLITICAL economist. THERE are few writers on political economy whose works we remember to have perused with more pleasure, attention, ..."

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