Definition of "imperialist" []

  • Opposed to imperialism (adjective)
  • A person who is opposed to imperialism (noun)
  • Of, or relating to imperialism (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • An advocate of imperialism. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "imperialist" in a sentence
  • "And he was talking about trade, talking about what he calls the imperialist U.S., even saying that this is something that is -- absolutely should not happen, in his very bombastic way."
  • "However, there are critics who say it stirs up "ugly nationalism" that has forced Australia into what they describe as "imperialist wars in Iraq, Afghanistan and elsewhere"."
  • "The agreement was signed during a visit by Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, who pledged to deepen ties with Iran and stand together against what he called the imperialist powers of the world."