Definition of futurist
1 (Futurist) an adherent of futurism. 2a person who studies the future and makes predictions about it based on current trends. 3 Theology a person who believes that eschatological prophecies are still to be fulfilled.
1 (often Futurist) of or relating to futurism or the Futurists. 2relating to a vision of the future, especially one involving the development of technology:the grim urban setting of the novel would have been a futurist nightmare