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CENTRIST

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does centrist mean? 

CENTRIST (noun)
  The noun CENTRIST has 1 sense:

1. a person who takes a position in the political center

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


CENTRIST (adjective)
  The adjective CENTRIST has 1 sense:

1. supporting or pursuing a course of action that is neither liberal nor conservative

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


 Dictionary entry details 


CENTRIST (noun)


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Meaning:

A person who takes a position in the political center

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

centrist; middle of the roader; moderate; moderationist

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

adult; grownup (a fully developed person from maturity onward)

Holonyms ("centrist" is a member of...):

center (politically moderate persons; centrists)


CENTRIST (adjective)


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Meaning:

Supporting or pursuing a course of action that is neither liberal nor conservative

Synonyms:

centrist; middle-of-the-road

Similar:

center (of or belonging to neither the right nor the left politically or intellectually)


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