Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One who write death notices.

Usage examples (14)
  • Sun obituarist Stephen Miller recalls the day the deal came together:
  • • Yet again your movie obituarist Ronald Bergan has excelled himself.
  • I can only assume that the obituarist knew next to zilch about the subject.
  • And when some obituarist writes his epitaph, "Foster Mortuus Est," he promptly rubs it out and writes, for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.