Communist definition

kŏmyə-nĭst
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(loosely) Anyone advocating ideas thought of as being leftist or subversive.
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Relating to, characteristic of, or held to resemble communism or Communists.
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The definition of a communist is a person who believes in the principle that everything should be publicly owned.

Someone who believes in Karl Marx's theory that everything from land to wages should be owned by the whole is an example of a communist.

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A radical viewed as a subversive or revolutionary.
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Of, characteristic of, or like communism or communists.
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(nonstandard) Any revolutionary or subversive radical.
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A member of a (nominally) Communist party.
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A person who believes the philosophy of Communism.
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Relating to a (nominally) Communist party.
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A Communard.
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Supporting, advocating, or serving to further communism.

Communist propaganda.

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An advocate or supporter of communism.
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A member of a Communist Party.
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A member of a movement or political party that advocates Communism.
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A supporter of such a party or movement.
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Advocating or supporting communism.
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Of or having to do with a Communist Party.
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Of, relating to, supporting, or advocating communism.
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An advocate of a society based on the common ownership of property; a proponent of communism.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
communist
Plural:
communists

Origin of communist

  • From French communiste.

    From Wiktionary