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Princeton's WordNet

  1. feminist, women's rightist, women's liberationist, libberadjective

    a supporter of feminism

  2. feministadjective

    of or relating to or advocating equal rights for women

    "feminist critique"


  1. feministnoun

    A person who supports the equality of women with men.

  2. feministnoun

    A member of a feminist political movement.

  3. feministnoun

    One who believes in the social, political, and economical equality of the sexes.

  4. feministadjective

    Relating to or in accordance with feminism.

  5. Etymology: Ultimately from féminīnus, from fémina (woman). (See feminine). Feminist first recorded in English 1894, from French féministe (1872). See also feminism.


  1. Feminist

    Feminist is an adventure story arc of the Philippine comic strip series Pugad Baboy, created by Pol Medina Jr. and originally published in the Philippine Daily Inquirer. This particular story arc lasts 34 strips long. In 1994, the story arc was reprinted in PB5, the fifth book compilation of the comic strip series.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'feminist' in Nouns Frequency: #2745

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'feminist' in Adjectives Frequency: #790

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of feminist in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of feminist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of feminist in a Sentence

  1. Ozzy Osbourne:

    And that’s great, but people have been doing that since day one and people have been stripping and whatever since day one, it does n’t make you a feminist, it makes you someone who is a strong person, and confident with their body and wants to show it. But, that’s not a feminist.

  2. Rebecca West:

    People call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat or a prostitute.

  3. Tommy Tuberville:

    Where are the women’s rights people? where are the feminist groups that fought tooth and nail for Title IX?

  4. Sister Barbara:

    There is nothing wrong with the word 'feminism.' Anyone that's for women -- which I am, as a woman, as the mother of a little girl, and as someone who's worked with women all over the world, what's wrong with supporting women? There's nothing wrong with that. I would say I'm a feminist, and a proud one.

  5. Julia Hartley-Brewer:

    They were saying that I couldn't be a feminist and have boobs.

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  • ناشط نسائيArabic
  • Feminist, feministisch, FeministinGerman
  • φεμινίστρια, φεμινιστικόςGreek
  • feministaSpanish
  • feministi, feministinenFinnish
  • féministeFrench
  • feimineach, feiminíIrish
  • femministaItalian
  • フェミニスト, 女権拡張論者Japanese
  • FeministLatin
  • feministiškas, feministė, feministinė, feministas, feministinis, feministiškaLithuanian
  • feminist, feministiskNorwegian
  • feminist, feministe, feministischDutch
  • feministisk, feministNorwegian Nynorsk
  • feministaPortuguese
  • феминистка, феминистический, феминистский, феминистRussian
  • feministički, feminista, феминиста, феминисткиња, feministkinjaSerbo-Croatian
  • feministisk, feministSwedish

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    the state of being polluted
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