Definition of ethicist in English:

ethicist

noun

See ethics

  • ‘And I'll be talking with one of the country's leading medical ethicists about the issues involved in this case.’
  • ‘In taking this position and seeking to amend the Bill accordingly, I was supported by many of the leading ethicists in the field.’
  • ‘This question has plagued ethicists and physicians throughout the years.’
  • ‘We'd never be able to answer such questions without the help of ethicists.’
  • ‘Increasing numbers of ethicists and medical experts are now speaking out in favour of reproductive cloning.’

Pronunciation

ethicist

/ˈɛθɪksɪst/