or tsar·ist, tzar·ist
- an adherent of a czar or of czarism.
Origin of czarist
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Examples from the Web for tsarist
Or that the pro-European protests rocking Ukraine are part of a Western plot to revenge 18th-century Tsarist military victories?Putin’s New Shock Jock
December 17, 2013
Her own fascination with the downfall of tsarist Russia began early.Kathryn Harrison on Rasputin in New Novel 'Enchantments'
March 29, 2012
It is a singular fact that Tsarist roubles are worth ten times as much as Soviet roubles, and are much commoner in the country.The Practice and Theory of Bolshevism
And yet nobody dreams of describing the Red Legions as a Tsarist army.
- a variant spelling (esp US) of tsaristSee tsarism
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