Falangist

[ fuh-lan-jist ]
/ fəˈlæn dʒɪst /

noun

a member of the Falange.

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Origin of Falangist

1935–40; < Spanish falangista; see Falange, -ist
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Example sentences from the Web for falangist

  • You might have been recognized in Havana or in Caracas by Falangist agents.

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  • That might explain what happened to you in that Falangist caf on the waterfront the other day.

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  • I know, as you do, that Falangist Spaniards on shore are working with the Nazi undersea raiders.

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