Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Word of the Year is...

czarist

or tsarist, tzarist

[zahr-ist, tsahr-] /ˈzɑr ɪst, ˈtsɑr-/
adjective, Also, czaristic
[zah-ris-tik, tsah-] /zɑˈrɪs tɪk, tsɑ-/ (Show IPA),
tsaristic, tzaristic.
1.
of, relating to, or characteristic of a czar or the system and principles of government under a czar.
2.
autocratic; dictatorial.
noun
3.
an adherent of a czar or of czarism.
Origin of czarist
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for czarists

czarist

/ˈzɑːrɪst/
adjective, noun
1.
a variant spelling (esp US) of tsarist See tsarism
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for czarist

Many English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for czarists

19
20
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for czarists