or bol·she·vis·tic

[ bohl-shuh-vis-tik, bol- ]
/ ˌboʊl ʃəˈvɪs tɪk, ˌbɒl- /


of, relating to, or characteristic of Bolshevists or Bolshevism.

Origin of Bolshevistic

First recorded in 1915–20; Bolshevist + -ic

Related formsBol·she·vis·ti·cal·ly, bol·she·vis·ti·cal·ly, adverban·ti-Bol·she·vis·tic, adjectivenon-Bol·she·vis·tic, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for bolshevistic

  • Of these, the two most powerful may be classed under the general heading "bolshevistic" and "pacifistic."

    Invention|Bradley A. Fiske
  • Will it find enough strength and boldness to burst the fetters placed on it by the Bolshevistic Soviet?

    The Russian Turmoil|Anton Ivanovich Denikin