Definitions for abolitionistˌæb əˈlɪʃ ə nɪst
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a reformer who favors abolishing slavery
A person who favors the abolition of any institution.
Somebody who favors the abolition of slavery.
In favor of the abolition of slavery.
Origin: * First attested in 1788.
a person who favors the abolition of any institution, especially negro slavery
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