Definitions for egalitarianɪˌgæl ɪˈtɛər i ən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

e•gal•i•tar•i•anɪˌgæl ɪˈtɛər i ən(adj.)

  1. asserting, resulting from, or characterized by belief in the equality of all people, esp. in political, economic, or social life.

  2. (n.)one who adheres to egalitarian beliefs.

Origin of egalitarian:

1880–85; alter. of equalitarian with F égal r. equal

e•gal`i•tar′i•an•ism(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. egalitarian, equalitarian(adj)

    a person who believes in the equality of all people

  2. classless, egalitarian(adj)

    favoring social equality

    "a classless society"

Wiktionary

  1. egalitarian(Noun)

    A person who accepts or promotes social equality and equal rights for all people.

  2. egalitarian(Adjective)

    Characterized by social equality and equal rights for all people.

  3. Origin: From égalitaire

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