Definition of examinationist in English:

examinationist

noun

historical, rare
  • A person who advocates or favours the use of examinations, especially competitive examinations, as a means of assessing knowledge, skill, or competence.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Morning Post. From examination + -ist.

Pronunciation

examinationist

/ɪɡˌzamɪˈneɪʃ(ə)nɪst/ /ɛɡˌzamɪˈneɪʃ(ə)nɪst/ /ɪɡˌzamɪˈneɪʃənɪst/