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Stalinist (ˈstɑːlɪnɪst) 

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noun

  1. (politics) a follower or supporter of the theory and form of government associated with the Soviet leader Joseph Stalin

Stalinist (ˈstɑːlɪnɪst) 

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adjective

  1. (politics) of or relating to the theory and form of government associated with the Soviet leader Joseph Stalin

Stalinism (ˈstɑːlɪˌnɪzəm Pronunciation for Stalinism

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noun

  1. the theory and form of government associated with Stalin: a variant of Marxism-Leninism characterized by totalitarianism, rigid bureaucracy, and loyalty to the state

Derived Forms

ˈStalinist noun, adjective

Example Sentences Including 'Stalinist'

I saw the mountain lurking at the ends of the avenues, filling spare bits of sky between the Stalinist blocks.
Marsden, Philip The Crossing-Place
Its columnist Stephen Glover wrote a stinging criticism of the government, in an article headlined: `` Stalinist stifling of the truth.
British Medical Journal (2002)
Mohit Sen, who quit the party out of frustration, narrates a story about PC Joshi, a redoubtable Stalinist party secretary of the forties.
Samachar (2004)
One senior source said: `This is a bit like Stalinist collectivisation in the 1930s.
Times, Sunday Times (2004)
The Stalinist state has previously demanded one-on-one talks with the United States, which favours a multilateral approach.
Samachar (2005)
There was no word on when the deportee would return to his secretive Stalinist country.
Glasgow Herald (2001)

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