paternalist
noun or adjective see paternalism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • paternalist — [[t]pətɜ͟ː(r)nəlɪst[/t]] paternalists 1) N COUNT A paternalist is a person who acts in a paternalistic way. Primo de Rivera himself was a benevolent and sincere paternalist. Ant: libertarian 2) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Paternalist means the same as… …   English dictionary

  • paternalist — paternalism ► NOUN ▪ the policy of restricting the freedom and responsibilities of subordinates or dependents in their supposed best interest. DERIVATIVES paternalist noun & adjective paternalistic adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • paternalist — See paternalism. * * * …   Universalium

  • paternalist — 1. adjective Of or pertaining to paternalism. 2. noun An advocate of paternalism …   Wiktionary

  • paternalist — pa·ter·nal·ist …   English syllables

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