czarist

or tsar·ist, tzar·ist

[ zahr-ist, tsahr- ]
/ ˈzɑr ɪst, ˈtsɑr- /

adjective Also czar·is·tic [zah-ris-tik, tsah-] /zɑˈrɪs tɪk, tsɑ-/, tsaristic, tzaristic.

of, relating to, or characteristic of a czar or the system and principles of government under a czar.
autocratic; dictatorial.

noun

an adherent of a czar or of czarism.

Nearby words

  1. czardom,
  2. czarevitch,
  3. czarevna,
  4. czarina,
  5. czarism,
  6. czaristic,
  7. czaritza,
  8. czech,
  9. czech republic,
  10. czech.

Origin of czarist


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British Dictionary definitions for czarists

czarist

/ (ˈzɑːrɪst) /

adjective, noun

a variant spelling (esp US) of tsaristSee tsarism
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