noun or adjective see extremism

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  • extremist — EXTREMÍST, Ă, extremişti, ste, adj., s.m. şi f. 1. adj. Care ţine de extremism, care depăşeşte limitele normale, moderate; privitor la teoriile, ideile, opiniile, metodele, măsurile etc. împinse la extrem. 2. s.m. şi f. Adept al extremismului. –… …   Dicționar Român

  • Extremist — Ex*trem ist, n. A supporter of extreme doctrines or practice; one who holds extreme opinions. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • extremist — index bigot, malcontent Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • extremist — (n.) 1840, from EXTREME (Cf. extreme) + IST (Cf. ist) …   Etymology dictionary

  • extremist — [n] person zealous about a belief agitator, die hard, fanatic, radical, revolutionary, revolutionist, ultra, ultraist, zealot; concepts 359,423 Ant. conservative, moderate …   New thesaurus

  • extremist — ► NOUN ▪ a person who holds extreme political or religious views. DERIVATIVES extremism noun …   English terms dictionary

  • extremist — [[t]ɪkstri͟ːmɪst[/t]] extremists 1) N COUNT (disapproval) If you describe someone as an extremist, you disapprove of them because they try to bring about political change by using violent or extreme methods. He said the country needed a strong… …   English dictionary

  • extremist — UK [ɪkˈstriːmɪst] / US [ɪkˈstrɪmɪst] noun [countable] Word forms extremist : singular extremist plural extremists someone who has beliefs or opinions that are considered to be extremely unreasonable by most people right wing extremists Derived… …   English dictionary

  • extremist — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ left wing, right wing ▪ an attack by right wing extremists ▪ radical ▪ political, religious …   Collocations dictionary

  • Extremist — ↑ Extremistin Extremer, Extreme, Fundamentalist, Fundamentalistin, Radikaler, Radikale, Radikalist, Radikalistin; (ugs. abwertend): Radikalinski. * * * Extremist,der:⇨Radikalist Extremist→Terrorist …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • extremist — n. a political; religious extremist * * * [ɪk striːmɪst] religious extremist a political …   Combinatory dictionary

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