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disciplinarian

dis·ci·pli·nar·i·an

disciplinarian

 
pronunciation:
dI s plih neI ri n
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part of speech: noun
definition: one who supports and imposes strict discipline.
synonyms:
taskmaster
similar words:
authoritarian, martinet, stickler
Word Parts
The word disciplinarian contains the following part:
-arian Latin noun-forming suffix that means one believing in; one associated with; one having (age)