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su·prem·a·cist

 (so͝o-prĕm′ə-sĭst)
n.
One who believes that a certain group is or should be supreme.

supremacist

(sʊˈprɛməsɪst; sjʊ-)
n
a person who promotes or advocates the supremacy of any particular group
adj
characterized by belief in the supremacy of any particular group
suˈpremacism, suˈprematism n

su•prem•a•cist

(səˈprɛm ə sɪst, sʊ-)

n.
a person who believes in or advocates the supremacy of a particular group, esp. a racial group: a white supremacist.
[1945–50]

supremacist

a person who advocates supremacy of a particular group, especially a racial group.
See also: Race
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.supremacist - a person who advocates the supremacy of some particular group or race over all others
advocate, advocator, exponent, proponent - a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
white supremacist - a person who believes that the white race is or should be supreme
Translations

supremacist

[sʊˈpreməsɪst] N partidario o defensor de la supremacía de un grupo, raza
male supremacistmachista mf
white supremacistracista mf (blanco/a)
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