What does Extremist mean?

Definitions for Extremistɪkˈstri mɪst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. extremist(adj)

    a person who holds extreme views

  2. extremist, radical, ultra(adj)

    (used of opinions and actions) far beyond the norm

    "extremist political views"; "radical opinions on education"; "an ultra conservative"


  1. extremist(Noun)

    a person who holds extreme views, especially one who advocates such views; a radical or fanatic

  2. extremist(Adjective)

    holding extreme views, especially on a political subject

  3. extremist(Adjective)

    of, or relating to extremism

Webster Dictionary

  1. Extremist(noun)

    a supporter of extreme doctrines or practice; one who holds extreme opinions


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Extremist in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Extremist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Oliver McVeigh:

    The past has been left behind and the politicians are quite happy to let it go ... it's hard to take, it's never gonna be dealt with while the extremist parties are involved.

  2. Charlie Hebdo journalist Laurent Leger:

    The aim is to laugh, we want to laugh at the extremists -- every extremist. They can be Muslim, Jewish, Catholic. Everyone can be religious, but extremist thoughts and acts we cannot accept.

  3. James Leibold:

    The Party has drawn a one-to-one link between these styles of head, face and body covering and religious extremist thought and violence, it's a very crude and counterproductive way of trying to deal with the problem of terrorism.

  4. Peter Neumann:

    It's not only about reducing the supply of extremist material on the internet, it's also about increasing the amount of counter-extremist messages that directly challenge the extremist narrative, you have to accept that you will never be able to take everything down.

  5. Mukhiddin Kabiri:

    What is happening in the country will play into the hands of radicals and more and more youths, having lost all trust in the government, will join the ranks of extremist groups, perhaps, this is what the Tajik government wants in order to draw the international community to its side against the background of growing extremist tendencies.

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