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  • n. A government leftist, especially a communist, socialist, or labour union leader.
  • adj. Difficult or rebellious.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a communist or Bolshevik, n..

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

  • n. emotionally charged terms used to refer to extreme radicals or revolutionaries

Etymologies

From Bolshevik (Russian большевик, the socialist party in the 1918 Russian Revolution, from Russian Bolsheviki, "majority faction") (Wiktionary)

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