linguist

noun

Definition

1. A person who speaks several languages; a polyglot


2. A person who studies linguistics, the structure of human speech

Synonyms

grammarian

interpreter

lexicographer

Antonyms

monolingual

monoglot


Original Sentences

The man was considered a linguist because he spoke French, German, English, and Spanish.


After the man studied linguistics in college, he went on to become a well-known linguist.