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extremist

noun [C] uk   us   /ɪkˈstriː.mɪst/
C2 someone who has beliefs that most people think are unreasonable and unacceptable: a group of extremists (= people with extreme opinions)
extremist
adjective uk   us  
extremist tendencies
Translations of “extremist”
in Chinese (Traditional) 偏激者, 極端主義者…
in Russian экстремист…
in Turkish aşırı uç, fanatik, aşırı uçta görüşleri olan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 偏激者, 极端主义者…
in Polish ekstremist-a/ka…
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