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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An advocate of a particular ideology, especially an official exponent of that ideology.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person advocating some ideology, especially as an official or the most eminent advocate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an adherent to or advocate of some ideology{3}.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as ideologist.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an advocate of some ideology

Etymologies

French idéologue, back-formation from idéologie, ideology; see ideology.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French idéologue, from Ancient Greek. (Wiktionary)

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