dentist – Wiktionary
Borrowed from French dentiste.
dentist (plural dentists)
- A medical doctor who specializes in dentistry.
2014 July 31, Oliver C. Speck, editor, Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained: The Continuation of Metacinema, Bloomsbury, →ISBN, page 25:
Thus Django becomes the carrier of the “public use of one’s reason”—the Kantian road to enlightenment given to him by the German “Forty-Eighter” dentist–turned-bounty hunter Dr. “King” Schultz, and represents the fictive, allohistorical beginning of the battle against slavery and racism in the United States.
specialized tooth doctor
From French dentiste.
- IPA(key): /dɛnˈtɪst/
- Hyphenation: den‧tist
dentist m (plural dentisten, diminutive dentistje n, feminine dentiste)
Borrowed from French dentiste, German Dentist.
dentist m (plural dentiști, feminine equivalent dentistă)