Meaning of affectationist in English:

affectationist

noun

  • A person who indulges in affectation or artificiality.

Pronunciation

affectationist

/ˌafəkˈteɪʃ(ə)nɪst/ /ˌafɛkˈteɪʃ(ə)nɪst/

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Fitzedward Hall (1825–1901), oriental scholar and philologist. From affectation + -ist.