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Bolshevistic

or bolshevistic

[bohl-shuh-vis-tik, bol-] /ˌboʊl ʃəˈvɪs tɪk, ˌbɒl-/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or characteristic of Bolshevists or Bolshevism.
Origin of Bolshevistic
1915-1920
First recorded in 1915-20; Bolshevist + -ic
Related forms
Bolshevistically, bolshevistically, adverb
anti-Bolshevistic, adjective
non-Bolshevistic, adjective
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  • Will it find enough strength and boldness to burst the fetters placed on it by the Bolshevistic Soviet?

    The Russian Turmoil

    Anton Ivanovich Denikin
  • Of these, the two most powerful may be classed under the general heading "Bolshevistic" and "pacifistic."

    Invention Bradley A. Fiske

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