Definition of 'activist'
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The Sun (2010)
These people were neither political activists nor religious fanatics.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
They have also spoken to religious and social activists.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
The activist government also attacked formal culture.World History: Patterns of Change and Continuity (1995) Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Government departments and political activists are flocking to it too.Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Times Literary Supplement (2013)
Where are the human rights activists?Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Animal activists have attacked the scheme.The Sun (2009) The Sun (2009) The Sun (2014)
The driving ban has been challenged over the past two years by young activists using social media to rally support at home and abroad.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Barmy transgender activists say the terms are old-fashioned and force people to decide if they are a man or a woman.The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The Burmese army killed opponents, fought ethnic wars and threw peaceful political activists by the thousand into foul jails.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The performances, which involve months of drills and rehearsal, are regularly criticised by human rights activists as being exploitative of children.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The Silicon Valley internet giant is expected to come under renewed attack from activist investors over its plan to splurge billions of dollars on acquisitions.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Definition of activist from the Collins English Dictionary