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Princeton's WordNet

  1. militant, activistadjective

    a militant reformer

  2. activist, activisticadjective

    advocating or engaged in activism


  1. activistnoun

    one who is politically active in the role of a citizen; especially, one who campaigns for change

  2. activistnoun

    one who is conspicuously active in carrying out any occupational or professional functions.

  3. activistadjective

    Behaving as an activist.

Editors Contribution

  1. activist

    For all adults to engage in politics, to have knowledge of current politics and government and use communication and technology to proactively cocreate with others optimum health, human rights, world peace, socialism, freedom and the proactive change we require throughout the world in line with the universes truth and the collective plan for the evolution of humanity

    Activist behavior is important in life as it empowers people to express how they feel and what they choose to cocreate in their country

    Submitted by MaryC on March 28, 2021  

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'activist' in Nouns Frequency: #2551

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of activist in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of activist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of activist in a Sentence

  1. Robert Ray:

    I want anyone who thinks that they can exert this terroristic activist style political pressure on family members of people whose political views they don't like, I want them all terrified to do that.

  2. Scott Stringer:

    Boards have become quick on the trigger to grant seats to activist investors just to avoid a proxy fight.

  3. Kurt Straif:

    There are stakeholders on various sides that want to make it look ridiculous, there are activist groups who want to say, 'This is now an IARC carcinogen and we need to take all actions against it'. And then there is a third dimension – the media, who have their own interests in being sensational.

  4. Lieven DeGeyndt:

    Many gyms were emailing and posting about it, we're not looking to them to lead protests or become an activist, but we were looking for something.

  5. Ady Barkan:

    When millions of Americans heard Dr. Ford's historic testimony last week, they believed her, and in Brett Kavanaugh's rage, sexual assault survivors felt their own private pain echoed on a national scale. Now they are refusing to be ignored... We have never seen this kind of activist intensity around a Supreme Court nomination.

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