noun Date: 1651 one who practices or upholds monogamy

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  • Monogamist — Mo*nog a*mist, n. One who practices or upholds monogamy. Goldsmith. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • monogamist — monogamy ► NOUN ▪ the state of having only one husband, wife, or sexual partner at any one time. DERIVATIVES monogamist noun monogamous adjective. ORIGIN from Greek monos single + gamos marriage …   English terms dictionary

  • monogamist — monogamistic, adj. /meuh nog euh mist/, n. a person who practices or advocates monogamy. [1645 50; MONOGAM(Y) + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • monogamist — noun A person who practices monogamy …   Wiktionary

  • monogamist — mo·nog·a·mist mə näg ə məst n a person who practices or upholds monogamy …   Medical dictionary

  • Monogamist — Mo|no|ga|mist der; en, en <zu ↑> jmd., der in Monogamie lebt …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • monogamist — mÉ™ nÉ‘gÉ™mɪst / nÉ’g n. one who believes in marriage to one person; person who believes in having only one mate at a time …   English contemporary dictionary

  • monogamist — mo·nog·a·mist …   English syllables

  • monogamist — mo•nog•a•mist [[t]məˈnɒg ə mɪst[/t]] n. ant a person who practices or advocates monogamy • Etymology: 1645–50 mo•nog a•mis′tic, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • monogamist — /məˈnɒgəməst/ (say muh noguhmuhst) noun someone who practises or advocates monogamy. –monogamistic /mənɒgəˈmɪstɪk/ (say muhnoguh mistik), adjective …  

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