Synonyms of naturalist
1 biologist • Dr Forsythe is a professional naturalist, author and research entomologist.
environmentalist • Environmentalists argue that drift net fishing should be banned.
ecologist • Ecologists say the spread of the algae has been caused by increased pollution.
tree-hugger (informal, derogatory)
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ecologistAn ecologist is a person who studies ecology.
• Ecologists say the spread of the algae has been caused by increased pollution.
environmentalistAn environmentalist is a person who is concerned with protecting and preserving the natural environment, for example by preventing pollution.
• Environmentalists argue that drift net fishing should be banned.
Thesaurus for naturalist from the Collins English Thesaurus
a person who is expert or interested in botany or zoology, esp in the field