Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » A » Actinomycotic ... Actuating

ACTIVIST

Pronunciation (US): Play

 Dictionary entry overview: What does activist mean? 

ACTIVIST (noun)
  The noun ACTIVIST has 1 sense:

1. a militant reformer

  Familiarity information: ACTIVIST used as a noun is very rare.


ACTIVIST (adjective)
  The adjective ACTIVIST has 1 sense:

1. advocating or engaged in activism

  Familiarity information: ACTIVIST used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ACTIVIST (noun)


Sense 1activist [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A militant reformer

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

activist; militant

Hypernyms ("activist" is a kind of...):

crusader; meliorist; reformer; reformist; social reformer (a disputant who advocates reform)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "activist"):

Black Muslim (an activist member of a largely American group of Blacks called the Nation of Islam)

Black Panther (a member of the Black Panthers political party)

Instance hyponyms:

Malcolm Little; Malcolm X (militant civil rights leader (1925-1965))


ACTIVIST (adjective)


Sense 1activist [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Advocating or engaged in activism

Synonyms:

activist; activistic

Similar:

active (disposed to take action or effectuate change)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"A good man in an evil society seems the greatest villain of all." (English proverb)

"The weather helps him who works." (Albanian proverb)

"You can't escape from destiny." (Armenian proverb)

"Hunger is the best spice." (Czech proverb)

 ACTIVIST: related words searches 

Page delivered in 0.0992 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: