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Definition of hagiographer noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    hagiographer

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˌhæɡiˈɑɡrəfər//
     
    , NAmE//ˌheɪɡiˈɑɡrəfər//
     
    , NAmE//ˌheɪdʒiˈɑɡrəfər//
     
    (formal)
     
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  1. 1a person who writes the life story of a saint
  2. 2a person who writes about another person's life in a way that praises them too much, and does not criticize them
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: hagiographer