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Definition of "colonialist" [colonialist]

  • Of or pertaining to colonialism (adjective)
  • An advocate of colonialism (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "colonialist" in a sentence
  • "Iran's state-run media quotes the president as saying his country and regional nations are dissatisfied with what he called the "colonialist and arrogant" plans of the U.S. and its partners."
  • "Philip, the half-Chinese son of a wealthy colonialist, is sixteen when he meets Endo-san, an older Japanese man who has rented the small island owned by Philip's family, offshore their palatial home on the Malayan island of Penang."
  • "The excursion fantasy has a certain colonialist/orientalist subtext to it; the strange is the exotic, the frontier, the wilderness waiting for the indomitable hero to come along and tame (bringing order to its natives in the process.)"