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Meaning of EXTREMIST

Pronunciation:  ik'streemist

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a person who holds extreme views
  2. [adj]  (used of opinions and actions) far beyond the norm; "extremist political views"; "radical opinions on education"; "an ultra conservative"

EXTREMIST is a 9 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: immoderate, radical, ultra
 See Also: radical



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ex*trem"ist\, n.
A supporter of extreme doctrines or practice; one who holds
extreme opinions.

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