Communistic
Communistic Com`mu*nis"tic, a. 1. Of or pertaining to communism or communists; as, communistic theories. [1913 Webster]

2. (Zo["o]l.) Living or having their nests in common, as certain birds. [1913 Webster]


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  • communistic — Collectivist Col*lect iv*ist, collectivistic col*lec tiv*is tica. 1. Relating to, characteristic of, or advocating, collectivism. [1913 Webster] 2. operating under collectivist principles. Note: [Narrower terms: {socialistic (vs. capitalistic),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • communistic — collectivized col*lec tiv*ized a. brought under collective ownership and operating under collectivist principles; used especially of organizations operating under the ownership by the state. Note: [Narrower terms: {socialistic (vs. capitalistic) …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • communistic — communism ► NOUN 1) a political and social system whereby all property is owned by the community and each person contributes and receives according to their ability and needs. 2) a system of this kind derived from Marxism, practised in China and… …   English terms dictionary

  • communistic — adjective relating to or marked by communism (Freq. 1) Communist Party communist governments communistic propaganda • Syn: ↑communist • Pertains to noun: ↑communism, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • communistic — adjective see communist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • communistic — com·mu·nis·tic (kŏm yə nĭsʹtĭk) adj. Of, characteristic of, or inclined to communism.   com mu·nisʹti·cal·ly adv. * * * …   Universalium

  • communistic — adjective Characteristic of communism …   Wiktionary

  • communistic — Synonyms and related words: associated, coacting, coactive, coadjutant, coadjuvant, coefficient, collaborative, collective, collectivist, collectivistic, collusive, combined, commensal, common, communal, communalist, communalistic, communist,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • communistic — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. communist, Bolshevist, red*; see radical 2 , revolutionary 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • communistic — com·mu·nis·tic || ‚kÉ’mjÊŠ nɪstɪk adj. of or pertaining to communists or communism, socialistic …   English contemporary dictionary

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