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colonialistadjective

uk   /kəˈləʊ.ni.ə.lɪst/ us   /kəˈloʊ.ni.ə.lɪst/
relating to colonialism: the colonialist powers colonialist ideology

colonialistnoun [C]

uk   /kəˈləʊ.ni.ə.lɪst/ us   /kəˈloʊ.ni.ə.lɪst/
(Definition of colonialist from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"colonialist" in Business English

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colonialistadjective

uk   /kəˈləʊniəlɪst/ us   POLITICS
relating to colonialism: The colonialist approach must end so we can focus on the economic injustices that make people poor.

colonialistnoun [C]

uk   /kəˈləʊniəlɪst/ us  
someone who supports or was involved in colonialism: He sees the colonialists as victims of their own system.
(Definition of colonialist from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “colonialist”
in Chinese (Simplified) 殖民主义的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 殖民主義的…
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“colonialist” in British English

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