Definitions for socialistˈsoʊ ʃə lɪst

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

so•cial•istˈsoʊ ʃə lɪst(n.)

  1. an advocate or supporter of socialism.

    Category: Government

  2. (cap.) a member of a socialist political party.

    Category: Government

  3. Category: Government

    Ref: socialistic.

Origin of socialist:

1825–35

Princeton's WordNet

  1. socialist(adj)

    a political advocate of socialism

  2. socialistic, socialist(adj)

    advocating or following the socialist principles

    "socialistic government"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. socialist(noun)ˈsoʊ ʃə lɪst

    sb who believes in socialism

    He'd been a socialist all his life.; a socialist revolution

Wiktionary

  1. socialist(Noun)

    One who practices or advocates socialism.

  2. socialist(Adjective)

    Of, promoting, practicing, or characteristic of socialism.

  3. Socialist(Noun)

    A member of a party or political group that advocates socialism.

  4. Socialist(Adjective)

    Of, belonging to, or constituting a party or political group that advocates socialism.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Socialist(noun)

    one who advocates or practices the doctrines of socialism

  2. Socialist(adj)

    alt. of Socialistic

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. socialist

    1. A person easily peeved. 2. In economics, a school of thought founded by Cain. 3. A man who, so far as he himself is concerned, considers a thing done when he has suggested it.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'socialist' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3026

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'socialist' in Adjectives Frequency: #415


Translations for socialist

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

socialist(adjective)

of or concerning socialism

socialist policies/governments.

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