socialist
Pronunciation
  • (British): IPA: /ˈsəʊʃəlɪst/
  • (America): IPA: /ˈsoʊ.ʃə.lɪst/, IPA: /ˈsoʊˌʃəlɪst/
Adjective

socialist

  1. Of, promoting, practicing, or characteristic of socialism.
    • 1848, John Stuart Mill, Principles of Political Economy, Book II, Chapter 1:
      ...it must be remembered that in a Socialist farm or manufactory, each labourer would be under the eye not of one master, but of the whole community.
    • 1949, Albert Einstein, "Why Socialism?", Monthly Review, May 1949:
      I am convinced there is only one way to eliminate these grave evils, namely through the establishment of a socialist economy, accompanied by an educational system which would be oriented toward social goals.
Translations Noun

socialist (plural socialists)

  1. One who practices or advocates socialism.
    • 1848, John Stuart Mill, Principles of Political Economy, Book II, Chapter 1:
      A contest, who can do most for the common good, is not the kind of competition which Socialists repudiate.
Translations Related terms
Socialist
Adjective

socialist (not comparable)

  1. Of, belonging to, or constituting a party or political group that advocates socialism.
Noun

socialist (plural socialists)

  1. A member of a party or political group that advocates socialism.



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