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extremist  (ɪkˈstriːmɪst



  1. a person who favours or resorts to immoderate, uncompromising, or fanatical methods or behaviour, esp in being politically radical


  1. of, relating to, or characterized by immoderate or excessive actions, opinions, etc

Derived Forms

exˈtremism  noun

Translations for 'extremist'

  • British English: extremist If you describe someone as an extremist, you disapprove of them because they try to bring about political change by using violent or extreme methods....foreign extremists.ɪkˈstriːmɪst NOUN
  • Arabic: مُتَطَرِّف
  • Brazilian Portuguese: extremista
  • Chinese: 极端主义者
  • Croatian: ekstremist
  • Czech: extremista extremistka
  • Danish: ekstremist
  • Dutch: extremist
  • European Spanish: extremista
  • Finnish: ekstremisti
  • French: extrémiste
  • German: Extremist Extremistin
  • Greek: εξτρεμιστής εξτρεμίστρια
  • Italian: estremista
  • Japanese: 過激派
  • Korean: 극단주의자
  • Norwegian: ekstremist
  • Polish: ekstremista ekstremistka
  • Portuguese: extremista
  • Romanian: extremist extremiști
  • Russian: экстремист экстремистка
  • Spanish: extremista
  • Swedish: extremist
  • Thai: คนที่มีหัวรุนแรง
  • Turkish: aşırı uçta
  • Ukrainian: екстреміст
  • Vietnamese: người theo chủ nghĩa cực đoan
  • British English: extremist If you say that someone has extremist views, you disapprove of them because they believe in bringing about change by using violent or extreme methods. ADJECTIVE...his determination to purge the party of extremist views.
  • Brazilian Portuguese: extremista
  • Chinese: 极端主义的极極端主义義的
  • European Spanish: extremista
  • French: extrémiste
  • German: extremistisch
  • Italian: estremista
  • Japanese: 過激主義的な
  • Korean: 극단론의
  • Portuguese: extremista
  • Spanish: extremista

Example Sentences Including 'extremist'

Silverlight was considered quite an extremist in Britain, you know.
Brandon, Ruth Left, Right and Centre
The Home Rule Bill is intended to take the wind from the sails of the extremist Republicans.
NULL Dare Call It Treason
`And the same where Protestant extremist organizations were involved?
Higgins, Jack Confessional


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