-ist

(Greek > Latin: a suffix; one who believes in; one who is engaged in; someone who does something)

exobiologist
1. One who studies life that originates on the outside, or exterior, of an organism.
2. One who studies extraterrestrial life.
exodontist (s) (noun), exodontists (pl)
A dentist who specializes in the extraction of teeth.
exorcist, exorcists
1. In general, any one who exorcises or professes to exorcise demons, in particular, someone who is ordained by a Catholic bishop for this office.
2. A person who forces an evil spirit to leave someone, or a place, by using prayers or magic.
3. Someone who removes the bad effects of a frightening or upsetting event: "The exorcist said it would take a long time to exorcise the memory of the accident so the woman could live with less mental stress."
4. Etymology: from about 1384, in the Wycliffe Bible; borrowed from Late Latin exorcista, from Greek exorkistes, from exorkizein, "to exorcise".
expansionist
extortionist (s) (noun), extortionists (pl)
Anyone who commits a criminal offense which occurs when a person either unlawfully obtains money, property, or services from someone, an entity, or an institution through illegal coercion or intimidation.

Someone who profits not by what he knows or whom he knows, but what he knows about that person.

—Evan Esar
extremist (s) (noun), extremists (pl)
fabulist (s) (noun), fabulists (pl)
1. Someone who tells lies or falsehoods: Sometimes Jack was a fabulist as when he presented phony reasons for not going to school by saying that he was sick even though he was not.
2. A narrator who recites tales or tells stories ending with a moral: Steven was considered to be a great fabulist and so he was asked to entertain a group of friends with supernatural myths and legends when they got together in the evenings.
Someone who invents falsehoods, a liar.
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faunist (s) (noun), faunists (pl)
A person who studies or writes about animal life; a naturalist.
feminist, feministic, femininistic
1. Of or pertaining to feminism, or to women.
2. An advocate of feminism.
femmentophilist
A collector of hair.
ferroquinophilist
A collector of steam locomotives.
fetishist
fetologist
A specialist in the field of medicine involving the study, diagnosis, and treatment of the fetus.
fetoscopist
A medical specialist who uses an optical device, usually flexible and made of fiberoptic materials, used for direct visualization of the fetus in the uterus.
finalist (s) (noun), finalists (pl)
An individual who through competition has reached the last phase of a contest: The judge announced the finalist for the singing competition.