communist

See also: Communist

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From French communiste.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkɒ.mjʊ.nɪst/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈkɑː.m.jə.nɪst/
  • Hyphenation: com‧mu‧nist

AdjectiveEdit

communist

  1. Of, relating to, supporting, or advocating communism.

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NounEdit

communist (plural communists)

  1. An advocate of a society based on the common ownership of property; a proponent of communism.
  2. (nonstandard) Any revolutionary or subversive radical.

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French communiste or German Kommunist, itself from French.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌkɔ.myˈnɪst/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: com‧mu‧nist
  • Rhymes: -ɪst

NounEdit

communist m (plural communisten, diminutive communistje n, feminine communiste)

  1. a communist [from ca. 1840]

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DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: kommunis
  • Indonesian: komunis