Socialist So"cial*ist, Socialistic So`cial*is"tic, a. Pertaining to, or of the nature of, socialism. [1913 Webster]

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  • socialist — SOCIALÍST, Ă, socialişti, ste, adj., s.m. şi f. 1. adj. Întemeiat pe principiile socialismului (1); care există în condiţiile socialismului; al socialismului, propriu socialismului, privitor la socialism. 2. s.m. şi f. Adept al socialismului (1); …   Dicționar Român

  • socialist — [sō′shəlist] n. 1. an advocate or supporter of socialism 2. [S ] a member of a Socialist Party adj. 1. of or like socialism or socialists 2. advocating or supporting socialism 3. [S ] of or having to do with a Socialist Party: Also socialistic… …   English World dictionary

  • socialist — 1827, from Fr. socialiste, in reference to the teachings of Comte de Saint Simon, founder of French socialism. The word begins to be used in French in the modern sense c.1835. Socialista, with a different sense, was applied 18c. to followers and… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Socialist — So cial*ist, n. [Cf. F. socialiste.] One who advocates or practices the doctrines of socialism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • socialist — ▪ I. socialist so‧cial‧ist 1 [ˈsəʊʆl st ǁ ˈsoʊ ] adjective ECONOMICS 1. based on socialism or connected with a political party that supports socialism: • socialist principles • the socialist manifesto 2. a socialist country or government …   Financial and business terms

  • socialist — /soh sheuh list/, n. 1. an advocate or supporter of socialism. 2. (cap.) a member of the U.S. Socialist party. adj. 3. socialistic. [1825 35; SOCIAL + IST] * * * (as used in expressions) Socialist People s Libyan Arab Jamahiriyyah Socialist… …   Universalium

  • socialist — [[t]so͟ʊʃəlɪst[/t]] ♦♦♦ socialists 1) ADJ: usu ADJ n Socialist means based on socialism or relating to socialism. ...members of the ruling Socialist party. ...low inflation policies practised by the socialist government... Ethiopia was declared a …   English dictionary

  • socialíst — a m (ȋ) pristaš socializma: postati socialist // v nekaterih državah član socialistične stranke: zunanji minister je socialist; sodelovanje komunistov in socialistov / na volitvah so zmagali socialisti je zmagala socialistična stranka ◊ polit.… …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • socialist — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ committed, dedicated (esp. BrE), lifelong, staunch (esp. BrE), strong (esp. BrE) ▪ leading ▪ His father was a leading socialist …   Collocations dictionary

  • socialist — so|cial|ist1 [ˈsəuʃəl ıst US ˈsou ] adj 1.) based on socialism or relating to a political party that supports socialism ▪ socialist principles 2.) a socialist country or government has a political system based on socialism socialist 2 socialist2… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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