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socialistic

[soh-shuh-lis-tik] /ˌsoʊ ʃəˈlɪs tɪk/
adjective
1.
of or relating to socialists or socialism.
2.
in accordance with socialism.
3.
advocating or supporting socialism.
Origin of socialistic
1840-1850
First recorded in 1840-50; social(ism) + -istic
Related forms
socialistically, adverb
nonsocialistic, adjective
pseudosocialistic, adjective
quasi-socialistic, adjective
quasi-socialistically, adverb
semisocialistic, adjective
semisocialistically, adverb
unsocialistic, adjective
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socialistic

/ˌsəʊʃəˈlɪstɪk/
adjective
1.
resembling or sympathizing with socialism
Derived Forms
socialistically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for socialistic
adj.

1848, from socialist + -ic. Related: Socialistically.

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