Meaning of “-ista” in the English Dictionary

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"-ista" in British English

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-istasuffix

uk / -iː.stə/ us / -iː.stə/ humorous

used to describe someone who is a strong supporter of another person, when added to the name of that person:

Obamistas
recessionistas

(Definition of “-ista” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)