Tolstoian
adjective see Tolstoy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Tolstoian — Tolstoyan Tol*stoy an, Tolstoian Tol*stoi an, a. Of or pertaining to Tolstoy (1828 1910). n. A follower of Tolstoy, who advocates and practices manual labor, simplicity of living, nonresistance, etc., holds that possession of wealth and ownership …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tolstoian — See Tolstoyan. * * * …   Universalium

  • tolstoian — I. adjective see tolstoyan I II. noun see tolstoyan II …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tolstoyan — Tol*stoy an, Tolstoian Tol*stoi an, a. Of or pertaining to Tolstoy (1828 1910). n. A follower of Tolstoy, who advocates and practices manual labor, simplicity of living, nonresistance, etc., holds that possession of wealth and ownership of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tolstoy — biographical name Count Lev Nikolayevich 1828 1910 Russian novelist, philosopher, & mystic • Tolstoyan also Tolstoian adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Tolstoy — Tolstoyan, Tolstoian, adj., n. Tolstoyism, n. Tolstoyist, n. /tohl stoy, tol /; Russ. /tul stoy /, n. Leo or Lev Nikolaevich /lev nik euh luy euh vich /; Russ. /lyef nyi ku lah yi vyich/ …   Universalium

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