Definition of parabolist in English:

parabolist

Pronunciation /pəˈrab(ə)lɪst/

noun

  • A user of metaphor or allegory; a person who narrates in parables.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Henry More (1614–1687), philosopher, poet, and theologian. From classical Latin parabola or its etymon ancient Greek παραβολή parable + -ist.