- a follower or advocate of the doctrines or methods of the Bolsheviks.
- (sometimes lowercase) an ultraradical socialist; any political ultraradical.
Origin of Bolshevist
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Examples from the Web for bolshevist
Some of them had enunciated Bolshevist doctrines as wild as any of Flynn's or Jacobi's.The Vagrant Duke
Here is a Bolshevist manifesto to the Turkish masses, published in the summer of 1920.The New World of Islam
Then perhaps I was an anarchist or a Bolshevist, he persisted.Chimney-Pot Papers
Charles S. Brooks
The Bolshevist is above all a bourgeois; a Jewish intellectual of the town.Eugenics and Other Evils
G. K. Chesterton
What of the Prussian who, after all, had his ideal, as the Bolshevist has his?The Fruits of Victory