[ goh-list, gaw- ]
/ ˈgoʊ lɪst, ˈgɔ- /


a supporter of the political principles of Charles Charles de Gaulle.
a French person who supported the French resistance movement against the Nazi occupation in World War II.

Origin of Gaullist

From the French word Gaullistes, dating back to 1940–45. See (Charles de) Gaulle, -ist Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for gaullist

/ (ˈɡəʊlɪst, ˈɡɔː-) /


a supporter of Gaullism


of, characteristic of, supporting, or relating to Gaullism
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