adjective or noun see Zionism

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  • Zionist — Zionist, Anhänger des Zionismus (s. d.) oder Anhänger der Zionskirche (s. d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Zionist — 1896 (adj. and noun), from ZION (Cf. Zion) + IST (Cf. ist) …   Etymology dictionary

  • zionist — 1. (Zionist) (4016↑, 1758↓) A racist individual who uses Judaism and his/her goal in supporting Israel as an excuse to occupy, control, and subdue an entire group of people. Zionists do not believe in the true teachings of Judaism, rather they… …   Urban English dictionary

  • Zionist — [[t]za͟ɪ͟ənɪst[/t]] Zionists 1) N COUNT A Zionist is someone who believes in Zionism. He was an ardent Zionist. 2) ADJ: usu ADJ n Zionist means relating to Zionism. ...the Zionist movement …   English dictionary

  • Zionist — I noun a Jewish supporter of Zionism (Freq. 1) • Derivationally related forms: ↑Zionism • Hypernyms: ↑Jew, ↑Hebrew, ↑Israelite II adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • Zionist — Als Zionismus (von Zion) wird die jüdische Nationalbewegung bezeichnet, die sich infolge des Antisemitismus in Europa um 1880 politisch zu organisieren begann und einen eigenen jüdischen Nationalstaat in Palästina anstrebte. Der jüdische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Zionist — 1. noun An advocate of Zionism See Also: Zion, Sion, Zionism 2. adjective of or pertaining to a Zionist or Zionists …   Wiktionary

  • Zionist — adj. Zionist is used with these nouns: ↑movement …   Collocations dictionary

  • Zionist — Zionism ► NOUN ▪ a movement for the development and protection of a Jewish nation in Israel. DERIVATIVES Zionist noun & adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • Zionist — Zionism i on*ism, n. [Zion + ism.] Among the Jews, a theory, plan, or movement for colonizing their own race in Palestine, the land of Zion, or, if that is impracticable, elsewhere, either for religious or nationalizing purposes; called also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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