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

  • n. An advocate of socialism.
  • n. A member of a political party or group that advocates socialism.
  • adj. Of, promoting, or practicing socialism.
  • adj. Of, belonging to, or constituting a socialist party or political group.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of, promoting, practicing, or characteristic of socialism.
  • n. One who practices or advocates socialism.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or of the nature of, socialism.
  • n. One who advocates or practices the doctrines of socialism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who advocates socialism.
  • Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of socialism or its advocates; relating to or favoring socialism: as, a socialist writer.

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

  • adj. advocating or following the socialist principles
  • n. a political advocate of socialism


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