noun. ['ˈklæsəsəst'] an artistic person who adheres to classicism.
- creative person
Rhymes with Classicist
noun. ['ˈklæsəsəst'] a student of ancient Greek and Latin.
Sentences with classicist
1. Noun, singular or mass
The concept of prose literature postdated antiquity, so there is no explicit classicist tradition in fiction to match those of drama and poetry.
In addition to Christian figures, Renaissance artists also tried their hand at depicting scenes from ancient Greek and Roman texts, an appeal to their classicist roots.