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socialist

so·cial·ist

socialist

 
pronunciation:
so sh lihst
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: one who advocates or practices socialism.
definition 2: (often cap.) a member of a socialist political party.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: of or concerning groups or persons advocating or practicing socialism; socialistic.
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The word socialist contains the following part:
-ist Greek noun-forming suffix that means person who does or believes in
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Many words ending in -ist have a corresponding abstract noun form ending in -ism.