Definition of stratagematist in English:

stratagematist

noun

rare
  • A person skilled in devising and employing stratagems.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Cyril Tourneur (d. 1626), writer and soldier. From ancient Greek στρατηγηματ-, στρατήγημα stratagem + -ist, originally with alteration after stratagem.

Pronunciation

stratagematist

/ˌstratəˈdʒɛmətɪst/