extremist

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WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
ex•trem•ist  (ik strēmist),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Governmenta person who goes to extremes, esp. in political matters.
  2. Governmenta supporter or advocate of extreme doctrines or practices.

adj. 
  1. Governmentbelonging or pertaining to extremists.
  • extreme + -ist 1840–50


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

extremist /ɪkˈstriːmɪst/ n
  1. a person who favours or resorts to immoderate, uncompromising, or fanatical methods or behaviour, esp in being politically radical
adj
  1. of, relating to, or characterized by immoderate or excessive actions, opinions, etc

exˈtremism n



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