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Bolshevik

Bol·she·vik

Bolshevik

pronunciation:
bol sh vihk
part of speech: noun
definition 1: (often l.c.) a member of the majority faction of the party that seized power in 1917 and formed the Communist party in the Soviet Union.
definition 2: a member of the Soviet, or any, Communist party.
definition 3: a political extremist of socialist or anarchist tendency (used pejoratively).
derivations: Bolshevist (adj.), Bolshevism (n.), Bolshevist (n.)