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i·de·ol·o·gy

 (ī′dē-ŏl′ə-jē, ĭd′ē-)
n. pl. i·de·ol·o·gies
A set of doctrines or beliefs that are shared by the members of a social group or that form the basis of a political, economic, or other system.

[French idéologie : idéo-, ideo- + -logie, -logy.]

i′de·ol′o·gist n.
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ideologist

(ˌaɪdɪˈɒlədʒɪst)
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a person who supports a particular ideology, esp a political theorist
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a person who studies an ideology or ideologies
3. a theorist or visionary
Also: ideologue
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ideologist - an advocate of some ideology
advocate, advocator, exponent, proponent - a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
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Translations
ideologi

ideologist

[ˌaɪdɪˈɒlədʒɪst] Nideólogo/a m/f
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ideologist

[ˌaɪdiˈɒlədʒɪst] nidéologue mf
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ideologist

nIdeologe m, → Ideologin f
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References in classic literature ?
Just as, therefore, at an earlier period, a section of the nobility went over to the bourgeoisie, so now a portion of the bourgeoisie goes over to the proletariat, and in particular, a portion of the bourgeois ideologists, who have raised themselves to the level of comprehending theoretically the historical movement as a whole.
Three key members of the protests, including the movement's ideologist Eric Drouet, were arrested by the police during Sunday's agitations.
Senator Lt-Gen (Retd) Abdul Qayyum said that Mahmood Ali was a strong lover of Pakistan and great ideologist. He said there was a great need to create the spirit of Pakistan Movement in the youth to take the country forward.
Ma#271ari#269's pastMa#271ari#269 has been considered the main ideologist in Smer and one of Fico's closest collaborators.
PTI's ideologist workers were disappointed due to such decisions, he alleged.
Terrorist groups seldom hew to this notion: in fact, the ideologist behind AI Qaeda, Abdallah Azzam, once famously said "Jihad and the rifle alone; no negotiations, no conferences, and no dialogues." AI Qaeda-linked terrorist organisations are active in the Sahel and there are other entities tied to Islamic State.
Call me an ideologist, but those stories are reserved for actual friends during quality interactions, otherwise, no open broadcasts.
Nuon Chea was the chief ideologist and was second in command to Khmer Rouge chieftain Pol Pot.
Koco Danaj, a political analyst and ideologist of the List for Natural Albania, says that Macedonia won't exist unless Albanians are treated equally in this country.
In a statement to journalists, Naryshkin said thatit is possible that the United States wanted to destabilize the Middle East deliberately sothat refugees should flow to Europe, saying "It is clear for everyone that the United States isthe ideologist behind the aforementioned interventions."
TEHRAN (FNA)- Abdullah al-Binali, the brother of ISIL ideologist Turki al-Binali, was arrested at Manama International Airport in the Bahraini capital on Saturday as he was escaping to Oman with a fake passport.
He is not a member of Syriza but is regarded as an ideologist and theoretician of the left wing who has served as Alexis Tsipras' foreign policy advisor.