Economist - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈkɑːnəmɪst|  American pronunciation of the word economist
Brit.  |ɪˈkɒnəmɪst|  British pronunciation of the word economist


- an expert in the science of economics


Economists are predicting rapid inflation.

...a highly influential economist whose acolytes can be found at many major universities... economist who is regarded by many as a reliable prophet of future developments in the global economy...

He was recently appointed chief economist at the Bank of Scotland.

Now it is an American economist who is sounding the alarm.

An economist knows the value of everything and the cost of nothing.

Word forms

singular: economist
plural: economists
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