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Meaning of REFORMIST

Pronunciation:  ruf'orm`ist

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a disputant who advocates reform
  2. [adj]  favoring or promoting reform (often by government action)
 

REFORMIST is a 9 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: crusader, liberal, meliorist, progressive, reformer
 
 See Also: abolitionist, activist, Anthony Comstock, birth-control campaigner, birth-control reformer, Chartist, civil rights leader, civil rights worker, Comstock, conservationist, controversialist, demonstrator, disputant, dry, emancipationist, environmentalist, feminist, flower child, Francis Everett Townsend, freedom fighter, Girolamo Savonarola, hippie, hippy, hipster, Hus, Huss, insurgent, insurrectionist, Jan Hus, John Huss, John Wilkes, libber, militant, non-resistant, Owen, passive resister, prohibitionist, protester, rebel, Robert Owen, Savonarola, Townsend, Utopian, Wilkes, women's liberationist, women's rightist

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Re*form"ist\, n. [Cf. F. r['e]formiste.]
A reformer.

 

 

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