from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having or expressing a belief in or respect for women and their talents and abilities beyond the boundaries of race and class: "Womanist ... tradition assumes, because of our experiences during slavery, that black women already are capable” ( Alice Walker).
- n. One whose beliefs or actions are informed by womanist ideals.
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- adj. Relating to or in accordance with womanism.
- n. One whose beliefs accord with womanism.
woman + -ist (Wiktionary)