-ist Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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uk   us   /-ɪst/
used to ​formadjectives and ​nouns that ​describe (a ​person with) a ​particular set of ​beliefs or way of ​behaving: Marxistphilosophy a ​feminist a ​sexist
(Definition of -ist from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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