exclusionist
noun Date: 1822 one who would exclude another from some right or privilege • exclusionist adjective

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Exclusionist — Ex*clu sion*ist, n. One who would exclude another from some right or privilege; esp., one of the anti popish politicians of the time of Charles II. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exclusionist — [eks klo͞o′zhənist, ik sklo͞o′zhən ist] n. a person in favor of excluding another or others, as from some privilege adj. of, favoring, or causing exclusion exclusionism n. * * * ex·clu·sion·ist (ĭk sklo͞oʹzhə nĭst) n. One that advocates the… …   Universalium

  • exclusionist — [eks klo͞o′zhənist, ik sklo͞o′zhən ist] n. a person in favor of excluding another or others, as from some privilege adj. of, favoring, or causing exclusion exclusionism n …   English World dictionary

  • exclusionist — 1. noun A person who advocates the exclusion of someone or something 2. adjective Of or pertaining to an exclusionist, or to exclusionism …   Wiktionary

  • exclusionist — adjective acting to exclude someone from a place, group, or privilege. noun a person favouring the exclusion of another person or group …   English new terms dictionary

  • exclusionist — ex·clu·sion·ist …   English syllables

  • exclusionist — /əkˈskluʒənəst/ (say uhk skloohzhuhnuhst), /ɛk / (say ek ) noun 1. someone who advocates exclusionism. 2. Australian History a free immigrant who opposed admitting emancipists to full civil rights. Also, exclusivist …   Australian English dictionary

  • exclusionist — adj. & n. adj. favouring exclusion, esp. from rights or privileges. n. a person favouring exclusion …   Useful english dictionary

  • exclusionism — exclusionist, exclusioner, n. /ik sklooh zheuh niz euhm/, n. the principle, policy, or practice of exclusion, as from rights or privileges. [1840 50; EXCLUSION + ISM] * * * excluˈsionism noun • • • Main Entry: ↑exclude * * * exclusionism… …   Useful english dictionary

  • exclusionism — exclusionist, exclusioner, n. /ik sklooh zheuh niz euhm/, n. the principle, policy, or practice of exclusion, as from rights or privileges. [1840 50; EXCLUSION + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

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