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fas·cist

 (făsh′ĭst)
n.
1. often Fascist An advocate or adherent of fascism.
2. A reactionary or dictatorial person.
adj.
1. often Fascist Of, advocating, or practicing fascism.
2. Fascist Of or relating to the regime of the Fascisti.

[Italian fascista, from fascio, group; see fascism.]

fas·cis′tic (fə-shĭs′tĭk) adj.
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fascist

(ˈfæʃɪst)
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) an adherent or practitioner of fascism
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) any person regarded as having right-wing authoritarian views
adj
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) characteristic of or relating to fascism
faˈscistically adv

Fascist

(ˈfæʃɪst)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a supporter or member of the Italian Fascist movement
adj
(Historical Terms) of or relating to Italian Fascism
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fas•cist

(ˈfæʃ ɪst)

n.
1. (sometimes cap.) a person who believes in fascism.
2. (cap.) a member of a fascist movement or party.
3. a person who is dictatorial or has extreme right-wing views.
adj.
4. (sometimes cap.) Also, fa•scis•tic (fəˈʃɪs tɪk) of or like fascism or Italian Fascism.
[1915–20; < Italian]
fa•scis′ti•cal•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fascist - an adherent of fascism or other right-wing authoritarian viewsfascist - an adherent of fascism or other right-wing authoritarian views
Blackshirt - a member of the Italian fascist party before World War II
falangist, phalangist - a Spanish member of General Franco's political party
fascista - an Italian fascist under Mussolini
German Nazi, Nazi - a German member of Adolf Hitler's political party
rightist, right-winger - a member of a right wing political party
Adj.1.fascist - relating to or characteristic of fascism; "fascist propaganda"
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Fascist

adjective
1. (sometimes not cap.) totalitarian, authoritarian, one-party, oppressive, autocratic, dictatorial, undemocratic, monolithic, despotic, tyrannous the threatening nature of fascist ideology
noun
1. Nazi, dictator, authoritarian, tyrant, Big Brother, totalitarian, control freak, despot, autocrat, absolutist He was a fascist and very anti-Semitic.
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Translations
فاشي، فاشِسْتي
feixista
fašista
fascist
fasistifasistinen
פשיסט
fasiszta
fasisti
faszysta
fašista
fascist

fascist

[ˈfæʃɪst]
A. ADJfascista
B. Nfascista mf
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fascist

[ˈfæʃɪst]
adj
(POLITICS) [organisation, party] → fasciste; [ideology] → fasciste
(pejorative) [mentality, viewpoint] → fasciste
n
(POLITICS)fasciste mf
(pejorative)fasciste mf food fascist
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fascist

nFaschist(in) m(f)
adjfaschistisch
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fascist

[ˈfæʃɪst] adj & nfascista (m/f)
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Fascism

(ˈfӕʃizəm) noun
a nationalistic and anti-Communist system of government like that of Italy 1922-43, where all aspects of society are controlled by the state and all criticism or opposition is suppressed.
ˈfascist
(also with capital) adjective.
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