a person with moderate political opinions and policies
Origin of centristFrench centriste: see center and -ist
- forming nouns a person having (a specified thing) as the center or focus of attention, efforts, etc.: Eurocentrist
- forming adjectives -centric (sense )
One who has moderate political views.
Marked by or having moderate political views.
(comparative more centrist, superlative most centrist)
- Of, pertaining to, or advocating centrism.
- A person who advocates centrism.
From French centriste.