Definition of 'reformer'
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This is the point of attack for radical social reformers. Foucault and Derrida - The Other Side Of Reason (1990)He wants to go down in history as a social reformer. The Sun (2016)It is unlikely to remember him as a great reformer. Times, Sunday Times (2016)International sporting greats prefer reformers from a more radical school of politics. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He is trying to rebrand himself as a great judicial reformer. The Sun (2010)It sounds like a trendy catchphrase beloved of prison reformers that means little in practice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Luckily, prison reformers need not be alarmed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Prison governors, penal reformers and lawyers have been critical of the number of rioters and looters being sent to already overcrowded jails. Times, Sunday Times (2011)She had been a prominent social worker and reformer in the Progressive Era. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)The tariff reformers held their great meetings here, splitting the Conservatives for decades. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The same views were held by the Protestant Reformers. Christianity Today (2000)As to publicising the names of those arrested, they differed, as is natural between a journalist and a penal reformer. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'reformer'
British English: reformer NOUN
A reformer is someone who tries to change and improve something such as a law or a social system.
How could he be a reformer and a defender of established interests at the same time?
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